If you're looking for a plant that can be cooked up to eat or used to make drugs all around the world, then you have found the perfect place!

Photo taken by Dave Bonta!Welcome to my webpage devoted to bringing viewers
such as you information on the amazing Dioscorea villosa L., commonly known as the wild yam. Here you can find all sorts
of information such as the wild yam’s lifecycle, habitat, and medicinal uses.

This webpage is a just a small contributor to a much larger project. Click Here and you
can view the multitude of other
web pages devoted to other organisms from all over the world.

To begin learning about the wild yam, it is important to know how it is classified today.