Close

Sun Subscriber Website Login






Please wait....
 
News Story
Updated: 04/15/2013 08:00:42AM

Tapioca in the garden

Share this story:


Text Size:


Cassava is a tropical, cane-like shrub that you see occasionally hiding in plain sight in local landscapes.

In the late 1800s, cassava was actually grown in Florida in sufficient quantities to process the crop for starch. Cassava is still an important food crop grown worldwide for its thick, tuberous, starchy roots, which make products like tapioca.

You are currently not logged in
By logging in you can see the full story.

Subscribe to 
							the E-Edition
Get the Sun Delivered


ADVERTISEMENT