Arisaema dracontium

Common Name: Green Dragon
Soil: Mesic  Wet-Mesic  
Height: 1.5 ft - 3 ft
Blooming: May Jun

Typically occurs in moist forests and is often found in floodplains and near water (both permanent and vernal). The flowers are unmistakable and very unique. Its very close relative, Arisaema triphyllum (Jack-in-the-Pulpit) is often found growing in the same habitats, but Green Dragon is much less common and only occurs in the lower half of the Lower Peninsula.

No photos are currently available for Arisaema dracontium. Although we strive to post our own photos of every species offered, we are still missing a few. We suggest either googling for images of this specis or please visit the USDA PLANTS Database for photos/drawings and further information.