100 (140)cm, a variable species concerning height and inflorescense color. It makes a short white to pale yellow or creamy-brown spatha and a long protruding white to pale beige spadix. Native of Java (Indonesia) from humus rich, well drained soils. In winter keep dormant corms almost completely dry at a minimum of some 15°C. This is one parent of the new spectacular cultivar Amorphophallus 'John Tan', a cultivar of hybrid origin between Amorphophallus variabilis X Amorphophallus titanum. VI-VII.
Fotos from this species are available from the International Aroid Society website: Amorphophallus variabilis.