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Skunk Cabbage

Lysichiton camtschatcensis

Also known as

Asian Skunk Cabbage

Full Sun
Moderate care
Frequent watering
Frost Hardy

6a

USDA zone

-23°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

50cm

50cm

Min

10cm

10 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a strong fragrance

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Skunk Cabbage Overview

This is a beautiful pure white plant that has rich green leaves. They're perfect for growing in small ponds or boggy areas. Very hardy.

Common problems with Skunk Cabbage

How to propagate Skunk Cabbage

Seed

Propagation is from seed when fresh.

Division

By division in late spring or early summer.

Other uses of Skunk Cabbage

Aquatic, bog, foliage, ornamental, semi-aquatic.