Tacca leontopetaloides (L.) Kuntze 49

East Indian arrowroot, Tahiti arrowroot, Fiji arrowroot, Polynesian arrowroot, Tahiti Arrow-root, Tia, Arrowroot, Batflower, Oto'o, Masoa, Taka
Tacca leontopetaloides Flower
flower
Tacca leontopetaloides Leaf
leaf
Tacca leontopetaloides Fruit
fruit
Tacca leontopetaloides Bark
bark
Tacca leontopetaloides Habit
habit
Tacca leontopetaloides (L.) Kuntze
Tropical Africa
Family
Taccaceae
Genus
Tacca
Species
Tacca leontopetaloides (L.) Kuntze
Common name(s)
  • East Indian arrowroot
  • Tahiti arrowroot
  • Fiji arrowroot
  • Polynesian arrowroot
  • Tahiti Arrow-root
  • Tia
  • Arrowroot
  • Batflower
  • Oto'o
  • Masoa
  • Taka
IUCN Red List
LC
Least concern
Population trend: Stable
Uses
  • ENVIRONMENTAL USES
    • ornamental
  • FOOD
    • starch
  • MEDICINE
    • folklore
Phenology

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