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Peltandra virginica

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Description

Green Arrow-arum is a native pernnail found in bogs, ponds and marshy areas.

Green Arrow-arum is an emergent aquatic plant in freshwater.

Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#native perennial#NC native#ponds#bogs#marshes#food source summer#Coastal OBL#food source soft-mast fruit#Piedmont Mountains OBL
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#native perennial#NC native#ponds#bogs#marshes#food source summer#Coastal OBL#food source soft-mast fruit#Piedmont Mountains OBL
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Peltandra
    Species:
    virginica
    Family:
    Araceae
    Life Cycle:
    Perennial
    Country Or Region Of Origin:
    Eastern Canada and U.S.A.
    Dimensions:
    Height: 1 ft. 6 in. - 4 ft. 0 in.
    Width: 1 ft. 6 in. - 2 ft. 0 in.
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Herbaceous Perennial
    Native Plant
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Partial Shade (Direct sunlight only part of the day, 2-6 hours)
    Soil Drainage:
    Moist
    Occasionally Wet
    NC Region:
    Coastal
    Mountains
    Piedmont
  • Fruit:
    Fruit Color:
    Green
    Purple/Lavender
    Display/Harvest Time:
    Summer
    Fruit Description:
    Displays from June to July.
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Gold/Yellow
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Spring
    Flower Description:
    Blooms from May to June.
  • Leaves:
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Landscape Location:
    Pond
    Landscape Theme:
    Water Garden
    Attracts:
    Songbirds