19
Feb
07

Guess what??

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This wonderful leafy vegetable is high in Calcium, Vitamin A and C, also rich source of Iron and chlorophyll, also low in calories and high in proteins .


8 Responses to “Guess what??”


  1. February 19, 2007 at 6:37 pm

    I do not recognize it!!You grew it in a pot?! You do have green fingers!:))

  2. February 19, 2007 at 7:08 pm

    Such a pretty pic, Don’t know what, but wouldn’t have the heart to eat it🙂

  3. February 19, 2007 at 7:22 pm

    I am pretty sure that it is Malabaar Spinach. Basale in Kannada, Vaali in Konkani, “Mong Toi” or Vietnamese Spinach. Well..I am 90% sure. But the white buds are making me 10% unsure🙂
    Am I right?

  4. February 19, 2007 at 7:56 pm

    no idea..but green looks great…pretty pic.s

  5. February 19, 2007 at 7:57 pm

    no idea..but green looks great…pretty pic.

  6. 7 sia
    February 20, 2007 at 3:35 pm

    its called chinese spinach and basale in kannada:) my fav green veggie:) love its sambar:) its also known as malbar spinach or mong toi:)
    so do i get the prize for guessing it padma?

  7. February 20, 2007 at 11:37 pm

    Hey all thankq so much.

    Dear Asha it is called malabar spinach or bachhali kura in telugu. BTW I have been trying to leave comments in ur blog but I don’t know the link not active. I loved all ur dishes.

    Thanks sandeepa & Mahi for the compliment, I’m sure you have seen this vegetable in market .

    Yippeeee!! Suma, Manju and Sia got “A”:) Sia your sambar is on the way;) will be delivered soon.


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