Peanut/ Rakkasei

Peanut/ ラッカセイ
Peanut/ ラッカセイ

学名/ Botanical name : Arachis hypogaea

シノニム/ Synonym : Arachis nambyquarae, Lathyrus esquirolii

英名/ English name :  Peanut

別名/ Alternative English name: groundnut, goober

日本名/ Japanese name: ラッカセイ

日本名別名/ Alternative Japanese name:落花生、ナンキンマメ(南京豆)、ピーナッツ

タイ語名/ Thai name:ถั่วลิสง Tua-li-soang

原産地/ Original : South America


It blooms yellowish orange flowers on the stems above ground and last for just one day.Peanut pods develop underground, an unusual feature known as geocarpy. After fertilization, a short stalk at the base of the ovary to form a “peg” which grows down into the soil, and the tip, which contains the ovary, develops into a mature peanut pod.



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