Colocasia esculenta (L.) Schott 206

Coco yam, Cocoyam, Dasheen, Taro, Eddo, Elephant's-ear, Wild taro, Elephant Ears, Elephant's ear, Kalo, Malanga
Colocasia esculenta Flower
flower
Colocasia esculenta Leaf
leaf
Colocasia esculenta Fruit
fruit
Colocasia esculenta Bark
bark
Colocasia esculenta Habit
habit
Colocasia esculenta Other
other
Colocasia esculenta (L.) Schott
Useful plants
Family
Araceae
Genus
Colocasia
Species
Colocasia esculenta (L.) Schott
Common name(s)
  • Coco yam
  • Cocoyam
  • Dasheen
  • Taro
  • Eddo
  • Elephant's-ear
  • Wild taro
  • Elephant Ears
  • Elephant's ear
  • Kalo
  • Malanga
IUCN Red List
LC
Least concern
Population trend: Unknown
Uses
  • ENVIRONMENTAL USES
    • agroforestry
    • ornamental
  • FOOD
    • starch
    • vegetable
  • FORAGE
    • fodder
  • MEDICINE
    • folklore
  • POISON
    • mammals
  • WEED
    Phenology

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