Family No.344
Family NameARACEAE
Chinese Family Name天南星科
Scientific NameAlocasia macrorrhizos (L.) G. Don
SynonymAlocasia macrorrhiza (L.) Schott, Alocasia odora (Roxb.) K. Koch
Chinese Name海芋
Common NameGiant Alocasia, Alocasia
Plant TypeAngiosperms (monocotyledons)
Ecological Information
NativeYes
ExoticNo
Conservation Status
Scheduled under Cap 96No
Protected under Cap 586No
Rare and Precious Plants of Hong Kong (Status in China)No
China Plant Red Data BookNo
Flower
Flowering PeriodJan-Dec
Others
Type Specimen Collected in Hong KongNo
Flora of Hong Kong Illustration