Definition of Nephthytis afzelii
1. Noun. Tropical rhizomatous plant cultivated as an ornamental for its large sagittate leaves.
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Literary usage of Nephthytis afzelii
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1. Liberia by Harry Hamilton Johnston, Otto Stapf (1906)
"... The same may be said about the pretty aroid Nephthytis constricta, which closely resembles the nephthytis afzelii already recorded from Liberia. 235. ..."
2. Circular by Puerto Rico Federal Experiment Station, Mayaguez, Puerto Rico Agricultural Experiment Station (Mayaguez) (1918)
"D, A close-up of open flowers showing one petal more deeply cut than the other. nephthytis afzelii Schott Synonym: N. liberica NE Br. Nephthytis ..."