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1. an aroid plant, Alocasia macrorrhiza, of tropical Asia and Australia, cultivated for its edible rhizome
2. a sea squirt
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Alocasia are such water lovers, they can be planted in a pot without drainage and left with a touch of moisture at the bottom.
The rest of the space is a typical tropical garden with ferns, Philodendron selloum, Asplenium nidus and Alocasia macrorrhizos.
Interactions between acclimation and photoinhibition of photosynthesis of a tropical forest understorey herb, Alocasia macrorrhiza, during simulated canopy gap formation.
Boyce 2011 Studies in the Alocasia Schott (Araceae-Colocasieae) of Borneo II: Alocasia baginda, a new species from Eastern Kalimantan, Indonesian Borneo.
These covered the genera Pteris (Adiantaceae) Asplenium (Aspleniaceae) Aglaonema Alocasia Caladium Dieffenbachia Monstera and Philodendron (Araceae) Schefflera (Araliaceae) Oxalis (Oxalidaceae) and Licuala Kentia Livistona (Arecaceae).
The use of Alocasia acuminata by the TMPs against snake bite is interesting.
A new species of Rhizoglyphus Claparede (Acari: Acaridae) from Taiwan infesting the taro and giant alocasia. Plant Prot.
CLOCKWISE FROM TOP LEFT: giant alocasia grows between some sheds on a farm on Green Mountain; part of the relay station for BBC transmissions to Africa; the view south from Green Mountain across extinct volcanoes, where vegetation has been growing only for the past decade; a small tunnel through Green Mountain built by British marines as part of a network of lookout paths; this small church built in the early 1900s is still used today, mainly by US military personnel; an area of Green Mountain covered in concrete by British marines to collect rainfall; Comfortless Cove, one of the only safe places to swim on Ascension; satellite dishes that form part of the European Space Agency programme on the island
Shi, "Alocasia cucullata exhibits strong antitumor effect in vivo by activating antitumor immunity," PLoS ONE, vol.
Miyake T and Yafuso M: Floral scents affect reproductive success in flv-pollinated Alocasia odora (Aracea).