amorphophallus rivieri

amorphophallus rivieri

noun
foul-smelling somewhat fleshy tropical plant of southeastern Asia cultivated for its edible corms or in the greenhouse for its large leaves and showy dark red spathe surrounding a large spadix [syn: devil's tongue
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