Lagenandra ovata

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Lagenandra ovata - A large herb with creeping rhizomes to 8 cm thick. Leaf blade elliptic-ovate, to 50 X 12 cm, obtuse at base, acute-obtuse at apex. Spathe to 20 cm, kettle c. 3 X 2 cm, limb to 10 X 6 cm, twisted and swollen, opening in 2nd half-twist. Fruits with 3 – 5 basal seeds.

Scientific Name Lagenandra ovata
Family Name ARACEAE
English Name
Local Name Ketala
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Conservation Status
Status Native
Edible Parts none

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