Chemical and functional characterization of Kañiwa (Chenopodium pallidicaule) grain, extrudate and bran. Repo-Carrasco-Valencia R(1), Acevedo de La Cruz. Quinoa (Chenopodium quinoaWilld.) and kañiwa (Chenopodium pallidicauleAellen) are native food plants of high nutritional value grown in the Andean region. Descriptions and articles about the Canihua, scientifically known as Chenopodium pallidicaule in the Encyclopedia of Life. Includes Physical Description; Typ.

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Seed – cooked[57, 61, 97,]. It prefers dry or moist soil and can tolerate drought.

Chenopodium pallidicaule

Copy and print the QR code to a plant label, poster, book, website, magazines, newspaper etc and even t-shirts. The leaves and seeds of all members of this genus are more or less edible.

The species is palliicaule has both male and female organs and is pollinated by Wind. Only comments or links that are felt to be directly relevant to a plant will be included. Hermaphrodite consists of both the stamen and the pistils.

Very small, about 1mm in diameter, but abundantly produced[]. You can unsubscribe at anytime. There are some named varieties[61, ].


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If you have any useful information about this plant, please leave a comment. They tolerate a pH in the range from 4. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Comments have to be approved before they are shown here. The plant has short stout stems and resists wind and heavy rain[]. Most varieties take about pallididaule from seed sowing to harvest, but at least one quick-maturing type can be harvested in 95 days[].

The plants also contain some oxalic acid, which in large quantities can lock up some of the nutrients in the food.

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Chenopodium pallidicaule – Wikipedia

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J Sci Food Agric. It is not frost tender. Views Read Edit View history. Publisher Aldine Publishing Co. It can also be used to make biscuits, mixed with flour it is used to make bread and a hot beverage similar to hot chocolate can also be made from it[, ]. We are currently updating this section.

The flowers pallidicuale closed at fertility and so seem to be almost exclusively self-pollinating[]. Retrieved 1 July It cannot grow in the shade. Saponins are found in many foods, such as some beans.

The cooking and extrusion technology tests have already shown successful results in several countries.

They are also broken down to a large extent in the cooking process.