Arisaema tortuosum – Famine Foods

Arisaema tortuosum


India (Uttar Pradesh, Bihar): corms cooked in water and mixed with salt and chili peppers. Seeds also reported eaten.

Additional Information

Name Authority:
Steud ex Engl.
Poona and Ahmednagar districts, Bombay Presidency: Dhudhda, Diva. Junnar, Poona district, Bombay Presidency: Baddha.
This plant grows in the highlands where there is heavy rainfall

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