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Common name

English: Yellow nutsedge

German: Erdmandel

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2616)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2519)

    Class: Liliopsida (388)

      Order: Cyperales (91)

        Family: Cyperaceae (20)(family description)

          Genus: Cyperus (8)

            Epithet: esculentus L. (2)

esculentus => edible, fit for human food

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical

Habit: herb

Flower colour: brown, orange

External links

Check for Cyperus esculentus at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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