Achyranthes bidentata

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Achyranthes bidentata Blume

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Ordre Caryophyllales
Famille Amaranthaceae
Genre Achyranthes

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Origine :

sauvage et cultivé

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Anglais


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Description

Noms populaires

Classification

Achyranthes bidentata Blume (1826)

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Histoire

Usages

Tropical Asia. The seeds were used as food during a famine in Rajputana, India. Bread made from the seeds was very good. This was considered the best of all substitutes for the usual cereals[1]. Sturtevant, Notes on edible plants, 1919.

  1. King Bot. Soc. Edinb. 10:198, 244. 1870. (A. aspera)

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