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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Many plants like Petasites japonicas (Kim et al., 2015), Amorphophallus campanulatus (Ansil et al., 2012), Curcuma aromatic (Li et al., 2014), Panax ginseng, Salvia miltiorrhiza (Wang et al., 2012), Tripterygium wilfordii (Chen et al., 2012), Astragalus (Chen et al., 2011) and many other plants are used against HCC as an anticancerous agents with low toxicity.
Amorphophallus titanum, also known as the "corpse flower", is a rare and endangered specimen growing in a tropical glasshouse at the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh.
Two endemic species can be found in El Nido's Taraw Cliff-the Amorphophallus natolii, and Amorphophallus salmoneus.
The reason for their good health also lies in the healthy traditional food of the town as the town takes the credit for invention of famous health food of Japan called Konjak (pronounced in Japanese as Konnyaku) made from the Asian plant Amorphophallus konjac and has great health benefits with negligible calories in the various forms of processed Konjac.
The SNP is also a haven for unique flora and fauna, including Rafflesia speciosa and Amorphophallus, the biggest and tallest flowers in the world.
She also said the SNP was also a haven for unique flora and fauna, including Rafflesia speciosa and Amorphophallus, the biggest and tallest flowers in the world.
Influence of blanching and drying methods on molecular structure and functional properties of elephant foot yam (Amorphophallus paeoniifolius) flour.
A comparison of efficiency parameters of SSR markers and genetic diversity analysis in Amorphophallus paeoniifolius (Dennst.) Nicolson.
Oxalate-degrading bacteria form a close association with plant roots that are rich in oxalic acid, where the oxalate exudates form a source of carbon for a variety of microorganisms in the rhizosphere of the yam (Dioscorea alata, Typhonium trilobatum and Amorphophallus) (28).
6 Acrid arums The titan arum (Amorphophallus titanum), also known as the "corpse flower" as it smells like decomposed bodies when in flower, is nevertheless beautiful, growing up to 3m tall, its gigantic crimson flower spanning 3m, and is a great magnet for pollinating insects.
Skin Compositions with Extract Of Amorphophallus Konjac
A so-called corpse flower, infamous for its smell which is similar to that of a decomposed body, is all set for its rare bloom at the Huntington Library in Southern California on Tuesday. Nicknamed "Li'l Stinker," this plant's formal name is Amorphophallus titanum and it is native to the rainforests of Sumatra, Indonesia.