Cyperus esculentus is a crop of the sedge family widespread across much of the
world. ... Although noting that "Chufa was no doubt an important food element in
.... As a source of oils, the tub...
The Latin name for the product that Tigernuts Traders mainly deals with is ... The
Tigernut is a tuber that has been used for centuries in an important part of Africa ...
Mar 23, 2012 ... Such an ancient plant it is known in addition to the name tiger nut, as earth
chestnut, earth almond, yellow nut grass, ground almond and rush ...
benefits of the tuber of the tiger nut that is completely unexploited in Nigeria. ...
called “nuts” or “nutlets,” thus the origin of their common name, are small about ...
May 3, 2013 ... tiger nuts have been called various names ---the scientific name "cyperus
esculentus", Zulu nut, aya, yellow grass nut, ground almond,
Jul 31, 2015 ... Tiger nut – despite the name – is not a nut, has nothing to do with tigers. .... the
name more likely derives the Latin word hordeata, which means ...
Scientific Name: Cyperus esculentus. Species Authority: L. Regional ... English, –
, Yellow Nutsedge, Earth Almond, Tiger Nut, Earth Nut. French, –, Amande de ...
May 10, 2012 ... The black species of the tiger nut is an excellent medicine for breast lumps and
cancer. The tubers have a relatively high total antioxidant ...
Apr 27, 2016 ... One of the worst weeds in the world had its start as an ancient and valuable tuber
used for food and medicine. Now tiger nuts are making a ...
Jan 29, 2014 ... Tiger nut tubers have a low glycemic index and its starch grains have ...... in Israel
) despite not using the cultivar designation in the Latin name.