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Last updated 3/2/2010 by David Giblin.
Peltandra virginica (L.) Schott[FNA22, HC2]
arrow arum, tuckahoe

Publication: Meletemata Botanica. 19. 1832.

Origin: Introduced

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: A specimen of this species was sent to WTU in November 2007 by Jennifer Parsons from the Washington Department of Ecology. In the accompanying letter, she indicated that the population from which the collection was made may be eradicated by the local weed control coordinator.

References: (none)

Synonyms & Misapplied Names:
Arum virginicum L.