Yellow Skunk Cabbage
Common Name: Yellow Skunk Cabbage
The Latin translation of the word Lysichiton refers to the prominent spathes on these plants and how they look like tunics.
Category: Aquatic & Bog Garden Plants
Growth Rate: Average
|Hardiness: Hardy||Height: 1.00 m (100 cm)|
|Sun/Shade: Full sun or Partial shade||Spread: 1.20 m (120 cm)|
|Foliage Type: Deciduous||Flower Colour: Yellow|
|Foliage Colour: Green||Flowering Period: April|
Soil Type: Normal/Loam or Clay/Heavy
Soil Moisture: Moist, but well drained or Boggy, poorly drained
Herbaceous perennial with mid-dark green leaves. Produces bright yellow spathes in early spring. A marginal aquatic plant meaning it grows best at the water's edge.