Dracunculus Vulgaris * VERY RARE * Dragon Arum * Black Snake Lily * 5 Fresh Seeds
Dracunculus vulgaris is a species of aroid in the genus Dracunculus and is known variously as the dragon arum, the black arum, the voodoo lily, the snake lily and black dragon.
In Greece, part of its native range, the plant is called drakondia, the long spadix being viewed as a small dragon hiding in the spathe.
It is endemic to the Balkans, extending as far as Greece, Crete, and the Aegean Islands, and also to the south-western parts of Anatolia.
The plant can tolerate some shade but prefers full sun.
it can also withstand drought but benefits from a little watering.
The plant prefers a humus-rich, well-drained soil.