amorphophallus


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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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Amorphophallus titanum, known as the corpse flower because it smells like rotting flesh, bloomed last weekend at the Royal Botanic Garden in Edinburgh.
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.
Another enormous flower found there is the Amorphophallus titanum, or Titan arum.
The show sees him getting up close and personal with several old chums, including the great Titan arum - the nickname he coined for amorphophallus titanum, originally filmed in its native Sumatra for his BBC series The Private Life of Plants.
They had T-shirts printed featuring the amorphophallus titanum plant and the slogan "New Reekie stinking at RBGE 2011".
Glutaraldehyde activated eggshell membrane to immobilization of tyrosinase from Amorphophallus companulatus: Application in construction of electrochemical biosensors for dopamine[], Analitica Chemika Acta 612, 212-217 (2009).
A pharmaceutical grade dietary fiber made from a tuberous plant, Amorphophallus japonica, has an extraordinary ability to absorb ingested fats and carbohydrates and block their digestion.
It's called amorphophallus and we trust you can figure out why without making us awkwardly s-p-e-l-l it out for you.
The phenylpropenoid amides are found in several plants, including Coffea canephora, Theobroma cacao, Amorphophallus konja, Ipomoea obscura and Carthamus tinctorius (Niwa et al.
The wonderfully-named Amorphophallus is also called the Mis-shapen Penis Plant, one of 170 tuberous tropical plants from the Arum family, which thrive in West Africa.