Arum

L. 1753
 published in: 
 Species Plantarum 2: 964. 1753-05-01 
 distribution:  Europe, N. Africa, Middle East
 Central Asia to China 
 map:
 subfamily:  Aroideae tribe:  Areae 
 no. of species:  32  cultivars:  a few, hybrids known too 
 chromosome count: 2n=28, 42, 56, 70, 84  
 morphology:  rhizomatous geophytes, seasonally dormant,
 leaves sagittate or hastate, flowers unisexual, sterile flowers present. 
 systematics:  The genus is divided into 2 sections: Arum and Dioscoridea 
 section Dioscoridea divided into 6 subsections: Alpina, Discroochiton
 Tenuifila, Hygrophila, Poeciloporphyrochiton, Cretica


Arum
balansanum

Arum
concinnatum

Arum
cylindraceum

Arum
cyrenaicum

Arum
dioscoridis

Arum
hygrophilum

Arum
italicum
#1

Arum
italicum
#2

A. italicum
'Marmoratum'

Arum
maculatum

Arum
nigrum

Arum
palaestinum

Arum
purpureospathum

Arum
sooi
The IAS: Arum
David Scherberich: Arum
Krzysztof Kozminski: Arum
Tropicos: Arum
CATE Araceae: Arum
Wikipedia: Arum
page created on 2002-04-11
last updated on 2013-09-01