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...
Jun 12, 2012 ... Tiger nut is also known by various other names as chufa (in Spanish), .... Product,
Scientific name, Moisture, Lipid, Fiber, Protein, Ash, Starch ...
Scientific Name: Cyperus esculentus. Species Authority: L. Regional ... English, –
, Yellow Nutsedge, Earth Almond, Tiger Nut, Earth Nut. French, –, Amande de ...
May 3, 2013 ... tiger nuts have been called various names ---the scientific name "cyperus
esculentus", Zulu nut, aya, yellow grass nut, ground almond,
They have various uses, in particular they are used in Spain to make horchata.
They are sometimes known by their Spanish name, chufa. Other common names
Jan 31, 2011 ... Other names for tiger nuts include Earth almond and Zulu nuts. .... for a woman,
however I am yet to see any scientific evidence on that.
Common Name, Tiger Nut, Yellow nutsedge, Nut Grass. Family, Cyperaceae.
USDA hardiness, 8-10. Known Hazards, None known. Habitats, Muddy soil and ...
Plant name, Tiger nut. Language, English. Latin name, Cyperus esculentus L. -
please click to view full record. Sanskrit name, bhadramustā, nāgaramustaka.
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.
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 ...