Bat Head Lily, Bat Flower, Devil Flower, White Tacca.... more
Tacca nivea - seeds
Bat Head Lily, Bat Flower, Devil Flower, White Tacca. Curious, bat-like maroon-black inflorescence both in shape and color, with wide spreading, wing-like white bracts, accompanied by long trailing filaments or "whiskers". Barely cover the seeds using a soil mixture with 15% coarse sand added. Keep warm (80F) and damp with high humidity. Place in filtered sunlight.