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 ...
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 20, 2015 ... Preferred Scientific Name; Cyperus esculentus. Preferred Common ... Parker/
Bristol, UK. C. esculentus tubers as a crop ('tiger nuts'), Ghana.
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 ...
Herb: Tiger Nut. Latin name: Cyperus esculentus. Family: Cyperaceae (Sedge
Family). Medicinal use of Tiger Nut: Tiger nuts are regarded as a digestive tonic,
May 3, 2013 ... Tiger nuts are a rich source of several important nutrients which have been ...
tiger nuts have been called various names ---the scientific name
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.
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 ...