Canna edulis

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Related to Canna edulis: canna lily, Canna indica, achira
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Synonyms for Canna edulis

canna grown especially for its edible rootstock from which arrowroot starch is obtained

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Effect of the incorporation of Canna edulis starch and casein on physical and sensorial features of cheese bread.
Some seeds, such as those of Canna edulis, are perforated with a steel needle before they harden, and seeds of Mucuna sp.
Endoderme com atividade meristernatica em raiz de Canna edulis Kerr-Gawler (Cannaceae).
Canna edulis is still grown on a small scale throughout the tropics for its edible rhizomes and has probably been cultivated in Peru for 4,500 years.