giant taro

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Related to giant taro: alocasia
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Synonyms for giant taro

large evergreen with extremely large erect or spreading leaves

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bulbifera), breadfruit, giant taro (Alocasia macrorrhiza), giant swamp taro (Cyrtosperma chamissonis), Polynesian arrowroot (Tacca leontopetaloides), elephant-foot yam (Amorphophallus paeoniifolius) and the wide range of marine resources.
In Tonga, members of cooperative yam gardens (toutu u 'ufi), often from outer islands with no land locally, are allowed to grow yams, taro, giant taro, plantains and other crops in allotted sections of a single agricultural allotment.