Oxalis tuberosa


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Related to Oxalis tuberosa: Sium sisarum
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Noun1.Oxalis tuberosa - South American wood sorrel cultivated for its edible tubers
oxalis, sorrel, wood sorrel - any plant or flower of the genus Oxalis
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Lately he's been growing a native South American crop called oca (Oxalis tuberosa), which is related to oxalis, or wood sorrel, "the one that's the bane of greenhouse growers" because the weed reseeds like crazy and takes over greenhouse floors.
Antioxidant capacity and secondary metabolites in four species of Andean tuber crops: native potato (Solanum sp.), mashua (Tropaeolum tuberosum Ruiz & Pavon), Oca (Oxalis tuberosa Molina) and ulluco (Ullucus tuberosus Caldas).
OCA (Oxalis tuberosa) An Andean root crop (like a crunchier, juicier potato), it has sweet yellow Rowers.
Especies nativas andinas que tienen interes actual o potencial para mejorar las economias rurales en los Andes centrales Grupo Cultivo Nombre cientifico Tuberosas Mashua Tropaeolum tuberosum Oca Oxalis tuberosa Olluco Ullucus tuberosus Papa Solanum spp.
Oca (Oxalis tuberosa) is a long-ignored South American tuber that is now beginning to show up in markets that specialize in unusual Latin American ingredients.