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wild taro
Colocasia esculenta
wild taro Arum/Calla-lily Family
Colocasia esculenta Araceae
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common names
  wild taro
  coco yam
accepted scientific name
  Colocasia esculenta (L.) Schott
rules for finding collection records
  Colocasia antiquorum (9)
  Colocasia esculenta (585)
family name
  Araceae
Image Author: ©2006 John R. Gwaltney, Southeastern Flora
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: One petal
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 3.5 to 6.0 inches
Leaf: Basal, Simple
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (18%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (72%)
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Riparian
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Wetland
Forest
Native Plant Status
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native Not Present

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