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Noun1.Colocasia - small genus of perennial tuberous herbs of tropical Asia: taroColocasia - small genus of perennial tuberous herbs of tropical Asia: taro
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
Araceae, arum family, family Araceae - anthurium; calla lily; jack-in-the-pulpit; philodendron
Colocasia esculenta, dalo, taro plant, dasheen, taro - herb of the Pacific islands grown throughout the tropics for its edible root and in temperate areas as an ornamental for its large glossy leaves
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But some items are strictly restricted to reap the benefits of this diet: potato, yam, colocasia and tapioca, as also beans and sugars.
Otras especies se han utilizado para la elaboracion de galletas, con harinas extraidas de cinco especies de la biodiversidad vegetal amazonica (Dioscorea decorticans, Dioscorea trifida, Colocasia esculenta L.
Results of the assessment show that out of the twenty-five (25) identified plants, they preferred succulent food plants such as Carica papaya, Colocasia esculenta and Operculina turphetum.
The growth and yield characteristics of six accessions (Amadumbe 2914, Amadumbe 3053, Amadumbe 43, Amadumbe 56, Amadumbe Amzam 3553/5118 and Amadumbe 2919) of Colocasia esculenta (taro) were compared in the Western Cape Province of South Africa.
The vegetable samples collected for this study were Solanum tuberosum (potato), Zingiber officinale (ginger), Allium cepa (onion), Brassica compastris (mustard), Abelmoschus esculanta (lady finger), Colocasia esculenta (taro), Coriandrum annum (coriander), Allium sativum (garlic), Spinacia oleracea (spinach), Lycopersicum esculentum (tomato), Capsicum annum (chilli), Daucus carota (carrot) and Cucumis sativus (cucumber).
In this paper, we focused on the performance of Horizontal CW at pilot scale planted with polycultures of the tropical plants Gynerium sagittatum (Gs), Colocasia esculenta (Ce) and Heliconia psittacorum (He) treating LL under tropical conditions.
Figure 2 shows that species like Amaranthus viridis, Colocasia esculenta and Nymphaea stellata were only available in the sub-urban markets.
Properties of starches obtained from Colocasia esculenta and Artocarpus communs.
Talukder S, Sharma BD, Mendiratta SK, Malav OP, Sharma H, Gokulakrishnan P (2013) Development and evaluation of extended restructured chicken meat block incorporated with colocasia (Colocasia esculenta) flour.
Leaf Green Tree Frog Litoria phyllochroa adults were seen by day huddled on the leaves of Elephant Ear Colocasia esculenta in Waterfall Creek.