Arum L. sec CATE Araceae, 2009
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L. 1753. Sp. Pl.. 966

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Distinguishing Features

Seasonally dormant, rhizomatous or tuberous geophytes. Leaf blade sagittate or hastate, with reticulate venation. Spadix usually with zone of sterile flowers between male and female zones, more rarely with fertile zones contiguous or with naked axis between zones; spadix with smooth terminal sterile appendix. Placentation parietal to subbasal.

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