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{n: Araceae, family Araceae, arum family} anthurium; calla lily; jack-in-the-pulpit; philodendron



{n: cuckoopint, lords-and-ladies, jack-in-the-pulpit, Arum maculatum} common European arum with lanceolate spathe and short purple spadix; emerges in early spring; source of a starch called arum

{n: green dragon, Arisaema dracontium} early spring-flowering plant of eastern North America resembling the related jack-in-the-pulpit but having digitate leaves, slender greenish yellow spathe and elongated spadix

{n: jack-in-the-pulpit, Indian turnip, wake-robin, Arisaema triphyllum, Arisaema atrorubens} common American spring-flowering woodland herb having sheathing leaves and an upright club-shaped spadix with overarching green and purple spathe producing scarlet berries


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