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taro
Colocasia esculenta
taro Arum/Calla-lily Family
Colocasia esculenta Araceae
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common names
  taro
  coco yam
accepted scientific name
  Colocasia esculenta (L.) Schott
rules for finding collection records
  Colocasia antiquorum (2)
  Colocasia esculenta (108)
family name
  Araceae
Image Author: ©2006 John R. Gwaltney, Southeastern Flora
Image License: Author's permission
Image Source
Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: One petal
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Basal, Simple
Plant Observed All Year
Polynesian introduction. Native to India.

How Likely at this Location (32%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
where plant found
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