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Thaumatophyllum Bipinnatifidum

Botanical Name:

Thaumatophyllum bipinnatifidum

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How to Grow
Sunlight
Partial Shade
3-6 hours of sun per day, with protection from intense mid-day sun
Characteristics

Plant Type

Houseplant, Perennial, Poisonous, Shrub

Lifespan

Perennial, Woody

Flower

Seasonal bloomer with tiny white flowers with no petals arise on a spadix and a spathe that is enclosed with a red-purple spathe and rarely seen in cultivation. Flowers are unusual on indoor plants. Spadix is shorter than or equal to the spathe. The spathe forms a tube around the spadix and expands above the spadix to a hood. They are greenish-yellow in color.

Fruit

Fruits are a berry that is white to orange or red in color.

Taxonomy

Order

Alismatales

Family

Araceae

Genus

Thaumatophyllum

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