The Yucca (jatropha manihot) is one of the finest vegetables of Peru.
"jatropha clauca" remains as printed but probably refers to jatropha glauca.
The milky juice of the English Physic nut (jatropha curcas) mixed with half its weight of lard.
The French Physic Nut, jatropha multifida, is another species of this tribe.
Physic Nut, jatropha curcas, belongs to the same order and class as the cassada, &c.
The sting of jatropha urens is so strong that people become unconscious.
David told us that it was called cassava, as well as manioc, and that its scientific name was jatropha manihot.
The jatropha curcas formed hedges; the Calophyllum inophyllum shaded walks.
A species of the genus jatropha janipha, well known to seamen as the cassava bread of the West Indies.
The juice of the tapioca plant (the jatropha manihot) likewise contains it.