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American Skunk-cabbage

An increasingly common and troublesome invasive species in wet and marshy habitats



Common Name American Skunk-cabbage
Scientific Name Lysichiton americanus
Species Group Garden Escapes
Interest Level
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Identification Notes
Primary Habitat
Family Arum family - Araceae
Status Restricted
Flower Colour Group Green
Preferred Environment
Look for Large'spade-shaped leaves
Additional Identification Notes
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