Arrow Arum

Status: Toxic unless processed
Edible Parts: Roots


7-17-2011

7-17-2011

7-17-2011

Description: This is part of the Arum family that includes Skunk Cabbage and Jack-In-The-Pulpit.  The entire plant is dangerous raw.

Preparation: The roots of this plant can be prepared by drying to "gunpower dry", if the roots are not totally and completely dried you will experience what has been described as chewing on glass mixed with cayenne pepper.