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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Six species of weeds--distributed in three botanic families-were identified by Study 1 since they infested the culture of irrigated rice: red rice (Oryza sativa L.) and buffalo grass (Panicum maximum Jacq.) (Poaceae family); small-flowered nutsedge (Cyperus difformis L.) and yellow nutsedge (Cyperus esculentus L.) (Cyperaceae family); and Guyanese arrowhead (Sagittaria guyanensis Kunth) and California arrowhead (Sagittaria montevidensis Cham & Schlecht) (Alismataceae family) (Table 2).
A sustainable alternative for the production of biodiesel: Cyperus Esculentus. [Master's dissertation] Guarapuava: Brazil: Universidade Estadual do Centro-oeste, Programa de Pos-graduacao em Bionenergia, 2011.
Tigernut (Cyperus esculentus L.) belongs to the family Cyperaceae and has been identified as a cosmopolitan and perennial crop.
Cover Eleocharis palustris 100 54.33 29.0 54.0 83.0 Xanthium strumarium 99 33.56 28.7 33.3 62.0 Alisma subcordatum 89 9.16 25.8 9.1 34.9 Bolboschoenus fluviatalis 31 2.96 9.0 2.9 11.9 * Schoenoplectus mucronatus 13 0.36 3.8 0.4 4.2 Leersia oryzoides 7 0.06 2.0 0.1 2.1 Eleocharis macrostachya 4 0.19 1.1 0.2 1.3 Cyperus esculentus 2 0.01 0.6 0.0 0.6 Totals 100.63 100.0 100.0 200.0 Average bare ground and 0.09 litter Table 2.
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[21] Chinma CE, Adewuyi O and JO Abu Effect of germination on the chemical, functional and pasting properties of flour from brown and yellow varieties of tigernut (Cyperus esculentus).
Tigernut (Cyperus esculentus) is a non-conventional feedstuff that is cultivated primarily for its oil that is rich in omega 3 fatty acid and the vegetable milk (8).
Glyphosate hinders purple nutsedge (Cyperus rotundus) and yellow nutsedge (Cyperus esculentus) tuber production.
We are truly sorry to hear that your garden has become infested with yellow nutsedge (Cyperus esculentus), which compares in scope to a plague of locusts.