Record Detail

Catalogue Number DBN 3003
Artefact DescriptionThe leaves and stems of Wild tarro are used as a starch and vegetable. The plant is also used medicinally to treat respiratory and digestive disorders.
TaxonARECACEAE Alocasia macrorrhizos
TDWG ContinentIndia
TDWG Region Indian Subcontinent
TDWG Botanical CountrySri Lanka
TDWG UseFood - Vegetables, Starches
DonorKynsey, Dr.