Zones: Texas and Florida 8+ ? (9-11)
Size: To 6' tall
Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade
Arrow shaped leaves to 3' diameter. Edible starchy tuber - Malanga.
Native to the Caribbean and South America.
Published in Melet. Bot. 19 in 1832.
Basionym Arum sagittifolium L.
Reveal (2009) lists Catesby's Natural History Volume II plate45 as X. sagittifolium.