This bulb grows a pretty plant and a berry cluster that's red when mature. What is it?comments (3) June 27th, 2011 in gallery
I have baseball size bulbs that grow plants aprox. 3 ft. tall, on a single stem, in shade and partial sun. The leaves grow in an arch shape on top of the main stem, in a symetrical balanced pattern. From the center of the stem, between the ground and the foilage, will grow a cluster of berries that are green when they appear and then later turn red when mature. I've never seen a flower on the plant, just the berries that are covered up with a thin leaf shoot that dies and exposes the berry ball on the end of its own stem. Soon after they turn red the plant will die back. I thought it to be a Jack in the Pulpit but after looking at pictures realized it isn't quite the same. Smaller plants grow from the base and multiply. What is this pretty plant?
posted in: The Gallery, berry, unknown, Blub, Cluster
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