Herb latin name: Arisaema thunbergii
Synonyms: Flagellarisaema thunbergii
Family: Araceae (Arum Family)
Description of the plant:
Known hazards of Arisaema thunbergii:The plant contains calcium oxylate crystals. These cause an extremely unpleasant sensation similar to needles being stuck into the mouth and tongue if they are eaten but they are easily neutralized by thoroughly drying or cooking the plant or by steeping it in water.
Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.