Definition of Arisaema
1. Noun. Tuberous or rhizomatous herbaceous perennials.
Generic synonyms: Liliopsid Genus, Monocot Genus
Group relationships: Araceae, Arum Family, Family Araceae
Member holonyms: Arisaema Atrorubens, Arisaema Triphyllum, Indian Turnip, Jack-in-the-pulpit, Wake-robin, Arisaema Dracontium, Green Dragon
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Arisaema
Literary usage of Arisaema
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Memoirs of the Torrey Botanical Club by Torrey Botanical Club (1921)
"A contribution to our knowledge of arisaema triphyllum FL ... 48 SUMMARY 49 INTRODUCTORY arisaema triphyllum (L.) Schott (TEXT FIG. i) is one of the most ..."
2. An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States, Canada and the British by Nathaniel Lord Britton, Addison Brown (1913)
"arisaema Mart. Flora 14: 459. 1831. 6. Acorns, Perennial herbs with acrid corms, ... arisaema triphyllum Torr. FI. NY 2: 239. 1843. Leaves i or 2, ..."
3. The Vascular Flora of Pennsylvania: Annotated Checklist and Atlas by Ann Fowler Rhoads, William MacKinley Klein (1993)
"arisaema triphyllum (L.) Schott ssp. pusillum (Peck) Huttleston Small jack-in-the-pulpit Herbaceous perennial Moist woods, bogs and swamps. arisaema ..."