christophert Chris's pulpit
JACK-IN-THE-PULPIT/INDIAN TURNIP

COMMON NAME:Indian Turnip

FAMILY:Arum

GENUS & SPECIES:A.Atrorubens

FAMILY CHARACTERISTEST:tiny;clublike spadix

IDENTIFYING TRAITS OF THE SPECIES:Can change sex from year to year;poisonous;looks like a clegyman giving serman

TYPE OF HABITATS:Rich damp woods or ponds;statewide-eastern & southern

AVERAGE PLANT SIZE:2 1/2 feet (76cm)

TYPE OF FLOWER & FRUIT:The flower is called pulpit / has clustered berries druing fall

SEASON WHICH THE PLANTS FLOWERS:April-June

SPECIAL IMPORTANCE TO MAN OR ANIMAL:animal or man can be poisoned by the berries

RESEARCH REFENCES:
1.computer
2.refence books
3.plant (pulpit) books

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