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Tacca integrifolia ... Several species are cultivated as ornamental plants for their bold foliage and large flowers. The well-known T. chantrieri goes by the names of Black Bat Flower, Bat-head Lily, Devil Flower or Cat's Whiskers.
This plants represents the Younger family. Mama is the primary care taker. She nurtures it and keeps it healthy whenever things go wrong. The plant represents a dream. Mama wishes to have a garden when they move into a bigger house, but for now, she has to be satisfied with a plant while shes in the apartment with the rest of her family.