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Colocasia antiquorum
Taro Ta"ro, n. [From the Polynesian name.] (Bot.) A name for several aroid plants (Colocasia antiquorum, var. esculenta, Colocasia macrorhiza, etc.), and their rootstocks. They have large ovate-sagittate leaves and large fleshy rootstocks, which are cooked and used for food in tropical countries.
Colocasia macrorhiza
Taro Ta"ro, n. [From the Polynesian name.] (Bot.) A name for several aroid plants (Colocasia antiquorum, var. esculenta, Colocasia macrorhiza, etc.), and their rootstocks. They have large ovate-sagittate leaves and large fleshy rootstocks, which are cooked and used for food in tropical countries.

Meaning of Colocasia from wikipedia

- Colocasia is a genus of flowering plants in the family Araceae, native to southeastern Asia and the Indian subcontinent. Some species are widely cultivated...
- Colocasia esculenta is a tropical plant grown primarily for its edible corms, a root vegetable most commonly known as taro (/ˈtɑːroʊ, ˈtæroʊ/), kalo,...
- Colocasia gigantea, also called giant elephant ear or Indian taro, is a 1.5–3 m tall herb with a large, fibrous, inedible corm, producing at its apex...
- often considered identifiable as the species Colocasia antiquorum, closely related to taro (dasheen, Colocasia esculenta), which is primarily used for its...
- Colocasia with lamb (Turkish: Kolokas yemeği) this dish commonly eaten in Cyprus. Ingredients include kolokas (taro), lamb chunks, onion, lemon juice...
- as a source of starch, the others being Amorphophallus paeoniifolius, Colocasia esculenta, and Cyrto**** mer****i, each with multiple cultivated varieties...
- Colocasia is a genus of moths of the family Noctuidae erected by the German actor and entomologist Ferdinand Ochsenheimer. Colocasia coryli (Linnaeus,...
- (L.) Spreng., 1826 Synonyms Calla aethiopica L. Richardia africana ****h Richardia aethiopica (L.) Spreng. Colocasia aethiopica (L.) Spreng. ex Link...
- known as Aroids and by the family name Araceae) and may refer to: Taro (Colocasia esculenta) - old cocoyam Malanga (Xanthosoma spp.) - new cocoyam Cocoyams...
- organized by their roots' anatomy. Corm Amorphophallus konjac (konjac) Colocasia esculenta (taro) Eleocharis dulcis (Chinese water chestnut) Ensete spp...
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