air potato

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Synonyms for air potato

yam of tropical Africa and Asia cultivated for it large tubers

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Freshly picked young air potato leaves and freshly picked brown bulbils and tan bulbils (4-7 cm in diameter) were collected as needed from healthy air potato plants grown in a greenhouse.
As in the 1st experiment, young leaves and bulbils (4-7 cm) were freshly picked from air potato plants grown in a greenhouse.
Percentage survival to the adult stage was higher on air potato leaves and brown bulbils (45-55%) compared with survival on tan bulbils (10%) (F = 4.63; df = 2, 15; P = 0.027) (Fig.
near impressa (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae)--a potential biological control agent of air potato, Dioscorea bulbifera (Dioscoreaceae).
Halfway to AMB Fest Day 2, featuring Disturbance of the Peace, Ticking Time Bomb, 3 Posers, Shokker, Double Triple Quadruple, Convoy, The Air Potatoes, Saint Tragedy, Megan Pennington, Boneshaker, DKeyz, Canvus and more: 6 p.m.
A lengthy program teaches gardeners about more than 100 species of lesser-known edible perennial plants, including ground cherry, ramps, air potatoes, and much more.