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Costus barabatus Suess., an understory herb in the Costaceae. The spiraling stalk is approximately 1.5m tall, with a terminal inflorescence (at right). Note the spiral arrangement of the leaves and the acute angle between veins and the midrib (leaf detail, ½ x). Una hierba del sotobosque. El tallo espiral tiene aproximadamente 1.5m de altura, con una inflorescencia terminal (a la derecha). Note la organización en espiral de las hojas y el ángulo agudo entre las venas y el eje central (detalle de la hoja, ½ x).

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