Symplocarpus foetidus flowers



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Symplocarpus foetidus flower



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Symplocarpus foetidus



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Common name:- Skunk cabbage, eastern skunk cabbage, swamp cabbage, clumpfoot cabbage, meadow cabbage, foetid pothos or polecat weed.

Scientific classification
Kingdom:     Plantae
(unranked):     Angiosperms
(unranked):     Monocots
Order:     Alismatales
Family:     Araceae
Subfamily:     Orontioideae
Genus:     Symplocarpus
Species:     S. foetidus
Binomial name
Symplocarpus foetidus