Lasia spinosa THW. (Araceae) Vernacular name: phak naam. Common name: lasia (English) Herb, cm high, leaf stalk thorny. Leaves rosette, simple. Scientific Name: Lasia spinosa (L.) Thwaites. Taxonomic Notes: Lasia spinosa also has its synonyms such as Draconitum spinosum or Lasia aculeata. Accepted . Scientific name: Lasia spinosa *. Previous name used in the website: Synonyms: Family name: ARACEAE. English name: Lasia. Local name: Kohila / Maha.

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May be referred to as or include habit, defined as the characteristic mode of growth or occurrence associated to its environment, particularly for plants.

A stout, spinous, aquatic or marsh herb root stock branched. Uses and Management Uses and Management Uses.

It occurs in swamps, riverbanks, ditches, moist places in tropical and subtropical forests. Lasioideae in West Kalimantan, Borneo. For the insect genus, see Lasia fly. The rediscovery of Lasia concinna Alderw.


Lasia spinosa

Ovary ovoid, 1-celled, ovule solitary. Occurrence Occurrence Occurrence Records. User specific search options User. This was, however, a lasja, and the plants are actually Lasia spinosa see H. Seed ovoid-cordate, mm. Related Links opens in a new window Treatments in Other Floras www.

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This species of Lasia had been known of previously only from a single specimen at the Bogor Botanic Gardensformally described in In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies. Terrestrial; Freshwater List of Habitats: Curated for upload by Pranjal Mahananda. Comprising its size, shape, texture and orientation.

Lasioideae Araceae genera Araceae stubs. Checklists specific search options Observed during. Retrieved from ” https: Views Read Edit View history. Wild vegetables of Karbi – Anglong district, Assam Desc: Spadix short, cylindric, dense-flowered. Technology Biodiversity in India. Powered by the open source Biodiversity Informatics Platform.

Lasia is a genus of flowering plants in the family Araceaenative to Asia and New Guinea. Describes the general appearance of the taxon; e. Stem long creeping and stoloniferous, erect or ascending, ca. If you have sspinosa useful information about this plant, please leave a comment. Login eFloras Home Help.


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Leaf petioles are eaten cooked as vegetable; flower spadix also eaten cooked as vegetable. An on-line version is also available. Encyclopedia of Life EOL. Lasia spinosa Linnaeus Thwaites, Enum. The genus contains only two known species, Lasoa spinosa and Lasia concinna.

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World Checklist and Bibliography of Araceae and Acoraceae. In addition to the botanical information the flora also gives basic information on habitat and some uses. The young leaves are used as a vegetable.

Sacred groves are tracts of virgin forest with rich biodiversity, as they have been protected for c