Cyperus esculentus

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Related to Cyperus esculentus: Cyperus rotundus, Cyperus longus, Emex australis
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Noun1.Cyperus esculentus - European sedge having small edible nutlike tubersCyperus esculentus - European sedge having small edible nutlike tubers
sedge - grasslike or rushlike plant growing in wet places having solid stems, narrow grasslike leaves and spikelets of inconspicuous flowers
Cyperus, genus Cyperus - type genus of Cyperaceae; grasslike rhizomatous herbs; cosmopolitan except very cold regions
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Abundant sedges include Carex leavenworthii, and in the ditch both Cyperus esculentus var.
Our research evaluates the biological removal and physical stabilization of RDX and TNT contaminated soils with the addition of Cyperus esculentus (Yellow nutsedge).