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arum British & World English

A European plant which has arrow-shaped leaves and a broad leafy spathe enclosing a club-shaped spadix. Pollination is by small flies which are temporarily trapped by the plant

Arum in arum British & World English

A European plant which has arrow-shaped leaves and a broad leafy spathe enclosing a club-shaped spadix. Pollination is by small flies which are temporarily trapped by the plant

arum lily British & World English

A tall lily-like African plant which bears a large showy spathe

bog arum British & World English

A plant of the arum family, with heart-shaped leaves, a white spathe, and a green spadix. It grows in swamps and boggy ground in north temperate regions

wild arum British & World English

Another term for cuckoo pint.

dragon arum British & World English

An arum of the eastern Mediterranean, with a deep purple spathe and spadix and an unpleasant smell

water arum British & World English

A plant of the arum family, with heart-shaped leaves, a white spathe, and a green spadix. It grows in swamps and boggy ground in north temperate regions

wild arum in arum British & World English

A European plant which has arrow-shaped leaves and a broad leafy spathe enclosing a club-shaped spadix. Pollination is by small flies which are temporarily trapped by the plant

arum lily in lily British & World English

Used in names of other plants with flowers or leaves similar to those of the lily, e.g. arum lily

arum family in arum British & World English

A European plant which has arrow-shaped leaves and a broad leafy spathe enclosing a club-shaped spadix. Pollination is by small flies which are temporarily trapped by the plant

Arum maculatum in cuckoo pint British & World English

The common European wild arum of woodland and hedgerows, with a pale spathe and a purple or green spadix followed by bright red berries