Cyperus esculentus L. 181

Earth-almond, Tigernut, Water-grass, Yellow nut sedge, Yellow nut-grass, Chufa flatsedge, Earth almond, Earth nut, Edible cyperus, Rush nut, Tiger nut, Yellow Nut-Sedge, Chufa, Nut flatsedge, Yellow nutgrass, Yellow nutsedge, Chufa (edible variety), Yellow nutgrass,, Perennial yellow flatsedge
Cyperus esculentus Flower
flower
Cyperus esculentus Leaf
leaf
Cyperus esculentus Fruit
fruit
Cyperus esculentus Bark
bark
Cyperus esculentus Habit
habit
Cyperus esculentus Other
other
Cyperus esculentus L.
Useful plants of Asia
Family
Cyperaceae
Genus
Cyperus
Species
Cyperus esculentus L.
Common name(s)
  • Earth-almond
  • Tigernut
  • Water-grass
  • Yellow nut sedge
  • Yellow nut-grass
  • Chufa flatsedge
  • Earth almond
  • Earth nut
  • Edible cyperus
  • Rush nut
  • Tiger nut
  • Yellow Nut-Sedge
  • Chufa
  • Nut flatsedge
  • Yellow nutgrass
  • Yellow nutsedge
  • Chufa (edible variety)
  • Yellow nutgrass,
  • Perennial yellow flatsedge
IUCN Red List
LC
Least concern
Population trend: Unknown
Uses
  • ENVIRONMENTAL USES
    • erosion control
    • ornamental
  • FOOD
    • beverage base
    • oil / fat
    • vegetable
  • FORAGE
    • fodder
  • MATERIAL
    • lipids
  • MEDICINE
    • folklore
  • WEED
    • seed contaminant
Phenology

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