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  1. Ulluco(noun)

    see Melluc/o


  1. Ulluco

    Ulluco is a plant grown primarily as a root vegetable, secondarily as a leaf vegetable. The ulluco is one of the most widely grown and economically important root crops in the Andean region of South America, second only to the potato. It is known there with the common name of papa lisa, but also by the regional names melloco, olluco, chugua or ruba, among others. The leaf and the tuber are edible, similar to spinach and the potato, respectively. They are known to contain high levels of protein, calcium, and carotene. Papalisa were used by the Incas prior to arrival of Europeans in South America. Ulluco tubers are marketed as "Earth Gems" in New Zealand, by Halfords Exotic Produce.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ulluco in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ulluco in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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