Brigham Young University, S. L. Welsh Herbarium
Catalog #: BRYV0019920
Occurrence ID (GUID): BRY:V:0019920
Taxon: Arum italicum Mill.
Family: Araceae
Collector: Albert Carrington   s.n.   
Date: 1860-00-00
Verbatim Date: 1860-0-0
Locality: United Kingdom, The Holy Arum. Monkish superstition says this plant grew beneath the cross and the dark spots represent his blood, which was spilt upon it when His was pierced. It always appears against passion week and rarely found afterwards. Collected while serving a mission.
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Rights Holder: Brigham Young University
Record ID: cbf8281f-da0f-4c1e-a6f0-a6241a97e2c9
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