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Arum

a genus of the family Araceae which contains many ornamental plants. Includes A. italicum, A. maculatum. Causes intense irritation to the oral mucosa, thought to be due to oxalate raphide crystals in the plant. Called also arum lily, cuckoopint, lords-and-ladies.
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Dieffenbachia (spotted dumb cane), Philodendron (elephant ear), Monstera deliciosa (delicious monster) and Zantedechia (arum lily)
Commonly known as split-leaf philodendron or Swiss cheese plant, its scientific name is Monstera deliciosa, and the name testifies to the fact that the tropical vine sometimes produces fruit, at least when grown outdoors.
Anthurium 45 (50)/29 (31); Arisaema 2/1; Caladium 1/0; Dieffenbachia 2/0; Dracontium 1/0; Lemna 7/0; Monstera 8/1; Montrichardia 1/0; Philodendron 26 (28)/9; Pistia 1/0; Rhodospatha 1/0; Spathiphyllum 7/2; Spirodela 2/0; Stenospermation 1/0; Syngonium 8/1; Wolfia 2/0; Wolffiella 4/0; Xanthosoma 8/2
Rainforests, shiny monstera tendrilled frog and fern unfolding bright
Throw in the occasional farmer's market, and seasonal farm stands, and the result is a bumper crop of color, choice and quality, from the oh-so-special tastes and aromas of fish sauce and European cheeses to exotic tropic fruits such as carambola and monstera.
aspidistra, black tie, monstera and steel grass to keep the look simple and contemporary.
Monstera, but also various dicotyledonous climbers; Lee & Richards, 1991), which grow closely attached to tree trunks, intercept much less radiation then horizontally exposed leaves, which leads to a reduction of potential carbon gain of almost 50% (Oberbauer & Noudali, 1998).
1978) Production of nectar and gums by flowers of Monstera deliciosa (Araceae) and of some species of Clusia (Guttiferae) collected by New World Trigona bees.
Good choice for plants used as room dividers are large foliage specimens such as Dracaena, Philodendron, Monstera, hanging basket stands(species of Chlorophytum Episcia, Zebrina), small and medium potted plants(Aglonema, Diffenbachia).
Other vascular epiphyte species have been studied with some other molecular marker, as the Brazilian herbaceous Monstera adansonii var.
Yucca guatemalensis (Agavaceae) and Monstera deliciosa (Araceae) plants scattered over the campus.