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Rosy Malanga (Xanthosoma roseum)

  • Rosy Malanga (Xanthosoma Roseum) http://www.sagebud.com/rosy-malanga-xanthosoma-roseum
    Credit: Sir William Jackson Hooker (1785 - 1865) | Curtis's botanical magazine vol. 83 ser. 3 nr. 13 tab. 4989 from www.botanicus.org | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Rosy Malanga (Xanthosoma Roseum) http://www.sagebud.com/rosy-malanga-xanthosoma-roseum
    Credit: Sir William Jackson Hooker (1785 - 1865) | Curtis's botanical magazine vol. 83 ser. 3 nr. 13 tab. 4989 from www.botanicus.org | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated-with-disclaimers GFDL-en
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Xanthosoma Roseum, or more commonly know as Rosy Malanga, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Xanthosoma. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Xanthosoma Roseum or Rosy Malanga's floral region is Hawaii, specifically in the state of Hawaii.

  • Category: Monocot
  • Genus: Xanthosoma
  • Family: Araceae
  • Order: Arales
  • Class: Liliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: HI (I)




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