Tacca leontopetaloides (L.) Kuntze 40

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

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