Symplocarpus foetidus

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Synonyms for Symplocarpus foetidus

deciduous perennial low-growing fetid swamp plant of eastern North America having minute flowers enclosed in a mottled greenish or purple cowl-shaped spathe

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Of the 19 species in the plots of the shaded seep, Symplocarpus foetidus (skunk cabbage) was dominant with a mean cover of 39.
Seven species have C values of 8, including Cirsium muticum, Coreopsis tripteris, Liatris spicata, Phlox maculata, Solidago patula, Symphyotrichum oolentangiense, and Symplocarpus foetidus.
The soft, mucky organic soil is occupied almost exclusively by Symplocarpus foetidus (skunk cabbage).