ENVIS Centre, Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change, Govt. of India

Printed Date: Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Sugar and Starch Crops

Sugar and Starch Crops

SL.No.

Scientific Name

Family

Common English Name

Local Name

pollination Status

1.

Manihot esculentaCrantz 

Euphorbiaceae

Tapioca 

U-mangra 

OS 

2.

Saccharum officinarumL 

Poaceae

Sugarcane  

Chu 

C

3.

Saccharum sinenseRoxb  

Poaceae

Sugarcane 

Chu 

C

4.

Saccharum spontaneum  

Poaceae

Kans grass 

Singang chu 

C