Mittelgrosse, rundliche oder durch gegenseitigen Druck mehr oder weniger scharfkantig polygonale Körner ohne erkennbare Schichtung, oft mit dreistrahliger. Oryza is a genus of plants in the grass family. It includes the major food crop rice Members of the genus grow as tall, wetland grasses, growing to 1–2 m tall; the. Amylum Maidis, Amylum Manihot, Amylum Marantae, Amylum Oryzae, Amylum Tritici, Anacyclus Pyrethrum, Anatropous ovule ,

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It is also used as thatching material or as fuel. Other cultivars have a sweeter, glutinous texture, these are used for special purposes such as sweetmeats[46 ]. The grain can also be popped like popcorn to make a breakfast cereal[ ].

The former is usually cultivated in dry fields and upland oryzaae while the latter is mainly cultivated in the lowland areas and submerged, throughout tropical Asia.

The grain husks are used as a fuel; as an addition to concrete; for making hardboard; and as an abrasive[ ]. This taxon has not yet been assessed. Over names have been proposed for species, subspecies, and other infraspecific taxa within the genus. You will receive a range of benefits including: Plants For A Future can not take any responsibility for any adverse effects from the use of plants. In Oryzatwo sterile lemma simulate glumes.


Always seek advice from a professional before using a plant medicinally. One species, Asian rice O.

Only known in cultivation. Some information cannot be used for commercial reasons or be modified but some can. The most distinctive leaf characteristics of this subfamily are the arm cells and fusoid cells found oryzad their leaves.

The species are divided into two subgroups within the genus. Within these divisions, the varieties are further defined by whether they have short, medium or long grains[46 ]. It has two major subspecies – japonica sticky and short-grained and indica non sticky and long-grained.

Oryza sativa or commonly known ofyzae rice is an erect amylu growing about 30 – cm tall, depending on the variety. The tribe Oryzeae is in subfamily Ehrhartoideae, [6] a group of Poaceae tribes with certain features of internal leaf anatomy in common.

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Retrieved from ” https: Smartphone users quickly have information on a plant directly for the pfaf. Oyzae oil can also be used for soap making or made into a plastic packaging material. An oil is obtained from the seed[ ]. Long grained forms usually have the highest value, though short-grained forms are preferred in many countries[46 ].


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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The grains are often cooked with herbs to make a medicinal gruel[ ]. It is also used as a fuel in Vietnam[ ]. It is usually either boiled or steamed and can be eaten in a wide variety of both savoury and sweet dishes[ ]. The rhizome is taken internally in the treatment of night sweats, especially in cases of tuberculosis and chronic pneumonia[ ].

Oryaze view the copyright link for more information. Rice also has medicinal uses.

It grows best in areas where annual daytime temperatures are within the range 20 – 30? For more information about QR Codes click here.

It prefers moist or wet soil and can grow in water.