Photo taken at: Penang Butterfly Farm
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Note: The 2 species of Taccas that are popularly as ornamental plants are:
a) T. chantrieri, the Black Bat Flower, Bat-head Lily, Devil Flower or Cat's Whiskers
2) Tacca integrifolia, the Purple or White Bat Flower.
This plant is native to Malaysia. It was among one of the native plants used by Amphibian Designs for the Tourism Malaysia Garden which won the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2010 Gold award. Read more here.