Homalomena

Schott 1832
 published in: 
 Meletemata Botanica 20. 1832. 
 distribution:  Tropical Asia: from India to Japan and New Guinea  map:
 subfamily:  Aroideae tribe:  Homalomeneae 
 no. of species:  69 (estim. 550)  cultivars:  not too many
 chromosome count: 2n=38, 40, 42, 56  
 morphology:  evergreen terrestrial herbs,
 leaf blade lanceolate to sagittate, venation parallel-pinnate 
 flowers unisexual, perigone absent, female flowers often with staminodes. 
 similar genera:  Adelonema, Furtadoa


Homalomena
griffithii

Homalomena
rubescens

Homalomena
rubescens

Hom. rubra
'Emerald Gem'

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page created on 2002-05-29
last updated on 2012-10-08