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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Eleocharis dulcis (Burm.f.) Trin. ex Hensch., Vita Rumphii: 186 (1833).

This name is accepted.

Distribution: Trop. & Subtrop. Old World
22 BKN GAM GHA GNB GUI IVO LBR MLI NGA SEN SIE TOG 23 CON GAB ZAI 24 CHA 25 KEN TAN UGA 26 ANG MOZ ZAM ZIM 27 BOT NAM 29 MAU MDG SEY 36 CHC CHH CHS 38 JAP KOR NNS TAI 40 BAN IND PAK SRL 41 AND CBD MYA THA VIE 42 JAW LSI MLY MOL PHI SUL SUM 43 NWG 50 NSW NTA QLD WAU 60 FIJ NWC SAM TON WAL 62 CRL MRN
Lifeform: Hemicr. or tuber geophyte
Remarks: Widely cultivated for its edible tubers.
Family: Cyperaceae
Original Compiler: R.Govaerts