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Yellow Skunk Cabbage

Lysichiton americanus

  • Name also: Western Skunk Cabbage (USA), Swamp Lantern
  • Family: Arum Family – Araceae
  • Growing form: Perennial herb. Rhizome creeping, dark, up to 30 cm long, 5 cm thick. Often forming large stands.
  • Height: 10–50 cm. Stem erect, getting longer after flowering.
  • Flowering time: May.
  • Harmfulness: Potentially or locally harmful alien species.

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