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Noun1.amorphophallus - any plant of the genus Amorphophallusamorphophallus - any plant of the genus Amorphophallus
aroid, arum - any plant of the family Araceae; have small flowers massed on a spadix surrounded by a large spathe
genus Amorphophallus - genus of large tropical east Asian cormous aroids: devil's tongue; snake palm
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Ghosh, Phenolic contents and antioxidant capacity of Amorphophallus commutatus and Amorphophallus paeonifolius, International Food Research Journal, 1939-1944 (Online), 22(5), 1939-1944 (2015)
The plant - named Amorphophallus titanum, or titan arum - came into flower at the Royal Botanic Garden in Edinburgh (RBGE) late on Tuesday afternoon and it is still continuing to open.
Wu Sarcandra glabra (Thunberg) Nakai Araceae Amorphophallus dunnii Tutcher 4 A.
Glucomannan is a dietary fiber derived from tubers of the Amorphophallus konjac plant.
The titan arums have the proper name of Amorphophallus titanum but are also known as corpse flowers because the horrendous odour they give off to attract pollinators is similar to that of decaying flesh.
Glucomannan is a polysaccharide with high molecular weight, is extracted from tuber of Amorphophallus konjac, a plant used in Japanese cuisine as an agent gelatificator.
Amorphophallus titanum, known as the corpse flower because it smells like rotting flesh, bloomed last weekend at the Royal Botanic Garden in Edinburgh.
Transgenic Amorphophallus konjac expressing synthesized acyl-homoserine lactonase (aiiA) gene exhibit enhanced resistance to soft rot disease.
Meekiong 2010 Two new species of Amorphophallus (Araceae) from Kalimantan, Indonesia and Peninsular Malaysia.
Zapina (1), Rasuta (2) Amaranthaceae Amorphophallus gomboczianus Paganna/Pakanna/Poganna Araceae Pichi-Serm.