The Mandragora is a plant-type enemy from Final Fantasy XII. It can be found in the Phon Coast. They are docile until attacked, and in the Hakawea Shore, Mandragoras will pop up out of the ground when approached.
Being a vegetative creature that grows in water of high salinity. The vines twisting up from its neck form a distinctive mask. As it screech is quite injurious to Man, chemickals are often spread to prevent these creatures' growth, yet their vine-masks prevent all but the most lethal of mixtures from actually killing them. Those natural philosophers who have studied their extraordinary powers of reproduction have pressed for an increase in the use of such chemickals.
[view·edit·purge]Mandragora is a plant belonging to the nightshade family. According to legends surrounding witchcraft, when mandragoras (Mandrake plants) are uprooted, they emit a piercing scream which kills all who hear it.