Checklist: Araceae



This is a checklist of species, generated from the database, which are known to have been cultivated in Zimbabwe.

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Colocasia esculenta
Dyer, R.A. (1976) The Genera of southern African flowering plants. Vol. 2 (Monocotyledons). Department of Agricultural Technical Services, Pre  
Haigh, A. & Boyce, P. (2012) Araceae Flora Zambesiaca 12(1)   
Hepper, F.N. (1973) Lemnaceae Flora of Tropical East Africa   
Leistner, O.A. (ed.) (2000) Seed plants of southern Africa: families and genera Strelitzia 10   
Mayo, S.J. (1985) Araceae Flora of Tropical East Africa   
Xanthosoma sagittifolium (L.) Schott
Xanthosoma mafaffa Schott
Xanthosoma violaceum Schott
Thaumatophyllum bipinnatifidum (Schott ex Endl.) Sakur., Calazans & Mayo
Philodendron bipinnatifidum Schott ex Endl.
Philodendron selloum K. Koch
0757.000 CALADIUM Vent.
Caladium bicolor (Aiton) Vent.
0762.000 SYNGONIUM Schott
Syngonium podophyllum Schott
700.000 MONSTERA Adans.
Monstera deliciosa Liebm.
Philodendron pertusum Kunth & Bouché
748.000 ZANTEDESCHIA Spreng.
Zantedeschia aethiopica (L.) Spreng.
Zantedeschia albomaculata (Hook.) Baill.
subsp. albomaculata
Richardia albomaculata Hook.
Zantedeschia melanoleuca (Hook. f.) Engl.
Zantedeschia tropicalis (N.E. Br.) Letty var. tropicalis
752.000 ALOCASIA (Schott) G. Don
Alocasia odora (Lindl.) K. Koch
755.000 COLOCASIA Schott
Colocasia esculenta (L.) Schott
Colocasia antiquorum Schott
791.000 PISTIA L.
Pistia stratiotes L.

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-21

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2021). Flora of Zimbabwe: Cultivated plants checklist: Araceae., retrieved 2 December 2021

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