Arisaema sikkokinaum

A pretend mushroom!This flower attracts flies by pretending to be a mushroom. The white, knob-shaped spadix is an interesting example of mushroom mimicry. The mushroom flies are released the next day covered in pollen, free to fly to another flower.

Name: Arisaema

Latin: Arisaema sikkokianum

Family: Cuckoo pint family

Origin: Asia