Arisaema triphyllum – Jack-In-the-Pulpit
Named for its distinctive tubular, hooded flowers (the Pulpit) which have a large central spadix (Jack) in the center, Jack-in-the-Pulpit, Arisaema triphyllum, flowers appear in spring. Its green and maroon striped flowers are followed by clusters of bright red berries. Each stem usually has three leaves. A Missouri native plant.
Prefers rich, moist woodland soil. Plants will go dormant if soil dries out.