Helianthus tuberosus L. 251

Jerusalem Artichoke, Sunflower Artichoke, Jerusalem-artichoke, Earth-apple, Topinambur, Sunchoke, Artichoke, Iroquois potato, Jerusalem sunflower, Indian potato, Girasole, Tuberous sunflower
Helianthus tuberosus Flower
flower
Helianthus tuberosus Leaf
leaf
Helianthus tuberosus Fruit
fruit
Helianthus tuberosus Bark
bark
Helianthus tuberosus Habit
habit
Helianthus tuberosus Other
other
Helianthus tuberosus L.
Useful plants
Family
Asteraceae
Genus
Helianthus
Species
Helianthus tuberosus L.
Common name(s)
  • Jerusalem Artichoke
  • Sunflower Artichoke
  • Jerusalem-artichoke
  • Earth-apple
  • Topinambur
  • Sunchoke
  • Artichoke
  • Iroquois potato
  • Jerusalem sunflower
  • Indian potato
  • Girasole
  • Tuberous sunflower
IUCN Red List
LC
Least concern
Population trend: Stable
Uses
  • FORAGE
    • fodder
  • FUEL
    • substitute oil / alcohol
  • GENE SOURCE
    • disease resistance
    • genetic input
  • MEDICINE
    • folklore
  • POISON
    • mammals
  • WEED
    • seed contaminant
  • FOOD
    • starch
    • vegetable
Phenology

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