Species Factsheet

Cyperus esculentus

Details

Complete name: Cyperus esculentus L.
Taxonomy: Magnoliophyta » Magnoliophyta » Liliopsida » Poales » Cyperaceae » Cyperus esculentus

Common Names

Chufa (edible variety) - English
Erdmandel - German
Essbares Zypergras - German
Knolcyperus - Dutch
mandulapalka - Hungarian
Souchet comestible - French
Souchet sucré - French
Souchet tubéreux - French
Yellow nutgrass, - English
Yellow nutsedge - English
Zigolo dolce - Italian

Synonyms

Chlorocyperus esculentus (L.) Palla
Cyperus esculentus L.
Pycreus esculentus (Desf.) Hay.