Yacon

Pile of smallanthus sonchifolius (yacon), or snow lotus for sale in the hilltribe market, Northern of Thailand

Smallanthus sonchifolius

Yacon (Wiktionary)

English

Etymology

From Spanish yacón.

Noun

yacon

  1. The Peruvian ground apple, Smallanthus sonchifolius
  2. The crisp, sweet-tasting tuberous root of this plant

Synonyms

  • (both senses): yacón, Peruvian ground apple
  • (plant): Smallanthus sochifolius, Polymnia edulis, Polymnia sonchifolia

Anagrams

  • cyano, cyano-
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