Stromanthe

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Stromanthe
Stromanthe lutea.jpg
Stromanthe lutea
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
(unranked): Commelinids
Order: Zingiberales
Family: Marantaceae
Genus: Stromanthe
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Stromanthe is a genus of plant in family Marantaceae, native to the tropical portions of the Americas from Mexico to Trinidad to Argentina. There are about 20 recognized species including:[2]

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