Alocasia macrorrhiza


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Noun1.Alocasia macrorrhiza - large evergreen with extremely large erect or spreading leavesAlocasia macrorrhiza - large evergreen with extremely large erect or spreading leaves; cultivated widely in tropics for its edible rhizome and shoots; used in wet warm regions as a stately ornamental
alocasia, elephant ear, elephant's ear - any plant of the genus Alocasia having large showy basal leaves and boat-shaped spathe and reddish berries
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Tres especies vegetales promisorias: Nacedero Trichanteragigantea, Boton de Oro Tithonia diversifolia y Bore Alocasia macrorrhiza.
Interactions between acclimation and photoinhibition of photosynthesis of a tropical forest understorey herb, Alocasia macrorrhiza, during simulated canopy gap formation.
Guia para el cultivo y el aprovechamiento del Bore Alocasia macrorrhiza.
En: Seminario taller Tres Especies Vegetales Promisorias para Sistemas Sostenibles de Produccion Agropecuaria: Nacedero Trichanthera gigantea, Boton de oro Tithonia diversifolia y Bore Alocasia macrorrhiza.
Gas exchange analysis of the relative importance of stomatal and biochemical factors in photosynthetic induction in Alocasia macrorrhiza.
For instance, a recent study found that during experimental processing of Alocasia macrorrhiza (elephant-ear taro), large numbers of raphides were transferred to the sediment surrounding the procedure (Lamb 2003).