Golden Club (Orontium aquaticum)

Golden Club

Scientific Name: Orontium aquaticum
Common Name: Golden club
Description of facts and concepts: This is the only species in the genus, although there are several extinct species described from fossils. The flower stalks are long pointed wands.
Seed or division information: Seeds sown as soon as they ripen in early summer
Date of flower’s bloom (Month and week): April W3
Garden Name: Sunny Wetland Garden
Color of Flower: Yellow
Height: 1-2′
Spread: 1-2′
Family: Arum
Soil Type: Base to Acidic Acid to neutral soils
Soil: Dry to Wet Consistent moisture
Light: Sun to Shade Sun to part shade
Zone 4-10 Zones 5-10

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