Arrowroot (disambiguation)

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Arrowroot refers to an edible starch obtained from several tropical plants, these include:

  • Maranta arundinacea, called arrowroot, the traditional source of the starch
  • Cassava (Manihot esculenta), produces tapioca, which is often labelled as arrowroot[1]
  • Florida arrowroot was a commercial starch derived from Zamia pumila, harvested from the wild in Florida.

Other plants called arrowroot include:

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  1. ^ "Arrowroot". Frontiercoop.com. Archived from the original on 3 September 2010. Retrieved 2010-09-12.