Arisarum proboscideum

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Arisarum proboscideum

Mouse Tail Plant


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Tiny flowers white on inside with brown backs.
 Growing Position:
Well drained humus rich shady spot.
 Growing Size:
Height 10cm - Spread 40cm.
 Pot Size:
9cm pot

Late Spring / Early Summer



Commonly called the mouse tail Arum this little plant readily increases beneath humus rich soil. It sends up dense clusters of shiny green leaves . The tiny brown backed white flowers are hidden amongst the leaves. The spathe tip is extended into long thin tails, hence the name - it looks as if tiny mice have dived head first into the foliage!

Additional Information

comonname Mouse Tail Plant
Pollinator friendly