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  • Date Photo Taken

    06 / 14 / 2014

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    Port Orange

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Many of these are popping up around my yard. They have a very large white root. Grow very rapidly. Would like to know what they are, and where they are from. Thanks. Jim


  • Jim Registered says:

    Yes, thanks. It is indeed an elephant foot yam, after looking it up in a plant encyclopedia. You were exactly right. Appreciate your help. Jim

    June 16th, 2014 at 9:21am

  • stone Master Identifier says:

    Large root? Or bulb? How large is that gorgeous plant? I think it looks a lot like the elephant yam (amorphophallus paeoniifolius) that the person from the Phillipines recently posted…. Search “amorphallus” it’s a fairly extensive family of plants.

    June 16th, 2014 at 9:39am

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