Jack-in-the-pulpit (Arisaema spp.)

Jack-in-the-pulpit (Arisaema spp.)

The plant is irritating to the mouth and throat, & may be particularly dangerous for livestock or wild grazing animals, feeding on it in the spring when other food sources are scarce. Berries are visible in late summer, when the fleshy green 'pulpit' dies back.

 Jack-in-the-pulpit (Arisaema spp.)
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