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Common name

English: Friar's Cowl

German: Gemeiner Krummstab

Portuguese: Capuz-de-fradinho


Kingdom: Plantae (2659)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2572)

    Class: Liliopsida (392)

      Order: Arales (13)

        Family: Araceae (16)(family description)

          Genus: Arisarum (1)

            Epithet: vulgare O.Targ.Tozz. (11)

Synonym: Arisarum australe Rich.

australe => southern, of the southern hemisphere

vulgare => common, everyday


Climate: sub-tropical

Habit: herb

Flower colour: brown, white

External links

Check for Arisarum vulgare at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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