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This is a list of vegetables in the culinary sense, which means it includes some botanical fruits like pumpkins and doesn't include herbs, spices, cereals and most culinary fruits and culinary nuts. Some culinary vegetables (seaweeds like nori) are not even members of the plant kingdom. A plate of vegetables Vegetable is a culinary term which generally refers to an edible part of a plant. ... For other uses, see Fruit (disambiguation). ... Herbs: basil Herbs (IPA: hÉ™()b, or É™b; see pronunciation differences) are plants grown for any purpose other than food, wood or beauty. ... Screen shot of Spice OPUS, a fork of Berkeley SPICE SPICE (Simulation Program with Integrated Circuit Emphasis) is a general purpose analog circuit simulator. ... This article is about cereals in general. ... Here are lists of fruits considered edible in some cuisine. ... Hazelnuts from the Common Hazel Chestnut A nut can be either a seed or a fruit. ... Seaweed covered rocks in the UK Phycologists consider seaweed to refer any of a large number of marine benthic algae that are multicellular, macrothallic (large-bodied), and thus differentiated from most algae that tend towards microscopic size (Smith, 1944). ... Nori. ... Divisions Green algae land plants (embryophytes) non-vascular embryophytes Hepatophyta - liverworts Anthocerophyta - hornworts Bryophyta - mosses vascular plants (tracheophytes) seedless vascular plants Lycopodiophyta - clubmosses Equisetophyta - horsetails Pteridophyta - true ferns Psilotophyta - whisk ferns Ophioglossophyta - adderstongue ferns seed plants (spermatophytes) †Pteridospermatophyta - seed ferns Pinophyta - conifers Cycadophyta - cycads Ginkgophyta - ginkgo Gnetophyta - gnetae Magnoliophyta...

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Western brassicas

Closeup of romanesco broccoli.
Closeup of romanesco broccoli.
  • Broccoli (Brassica oleracea Italica group)
  • Brussels sprout (Brassica oleracea Gemmifera group)
  • Cabbage (Brassica oleracea Capitata group)
  • Cauliflower (Brassica oleracea Botrytis group)
  • Kale (Brassica oleracea Acephala group)
  • Rapini (Brassica rapa var. ruvo)

Download high resolution version (1024x768, 125 KB)Romanesco broccoli fractals. ... Download high resolution version (1024x768, 125 KB)Romanesco broccoli fractals. ... Broccoli is a plant of the Cabbage family, Brassicaceae (formerly Cruciferae). ... This article is about the plant. ... Percentages are relative to US recommendations for adults. ... Percentages are relative to US recommendations for adults. ... Kale (also called Borecole) is a form of cabbage (Brassica oleracea Acephala Group), green in color, in which the central leaves do not form a head. ... Rapini originated in the Mediterranean but now grows all over the world. ...

Asian brassicas

  • Kai-lan (Brassica rapa var. alboglabra)
  • Bok choy (also spelt Bok choi)(Brassica rapa var. chinensis) (Brassica rapa var. pekinensis)
  • Komatsuna (Brassica rapa var. perviridis)
  • Mizuna greens (Brassica rapa var. nipposinica)
  • Oriental mustard (Brassica juncea)

Cultivar Group Brassica oleracea Alboglabra Group Kai-lan (Simplified Chinese: 芥兰; Traditional Chinese: 芥蘭; Hanyu Pinyin: , lit. ... Trinomial name Brassica campestris L. pekinensis Bok choy (Brassica campestris, Chinese 白菜 báicài) is an Asian relative of the common cabbage. ... Komatsuna is a type of leafy Chinese cabbage, grown in Japan, Taiwan and Korea. ... Binomial name Brassica rapa L. Brassica rapa is a plant widely cultivated as a leaf vegetable, a root vegetable, and an oilseed. ... Species See text The mustards are several plant species in the genus Brassica whose proverbially tiny mustard seeds are used as a spice and, by grinding and mixing them with water, vinegar or other liquids, are turned into a condiment also known as mustard. ...

Leafy and salad vegetables

Main article: leaf vegetable
garden cress
garden cress
Iceberg lettuce field in Northern Santa Barbara County
Spinach in flower
Spinach in flower

Fresh Swiss chard Fresh water spinach Creamed spinach Steamed kale Leaf vegetables, also called potherbs, greens, or leafy greens, are plant leaves eaten as a vegetable, sometimes accompanied by tender petioles and shoots. ... Download high resolution version (2048x1360, 2678 KB) Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Download high resolution version (2048x1360, 2678 KB) Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Image File history File links Download high resolution version (1632x1224, 881 KB)Photographed and uploaded by User:Geographer Close-up of a iceberg lettuce field in Northern Santa Barbara County between Santa Maria and Lompoc, on July 31, 2005. ... Image File history File links Download high resolution version (1632x1224, 881 KB)Photographed and uploaded by User:Geographer Close-up of a iceberg lettuce field in Northern Santa Barbara County between Santa Maria and Lompoc, on July 31, 2005. ... Santa Barbara County is a county located on the Pacific coast of Southern California, in the state of California, just west of Ventura County. ... Image File history File links Download high resolution version (539x703, 79 KB) File links The following pages link to this file: Spinach ... Image File history File links Download high resolution version (539x703, 79 KB) File links The following pages link to this file: Spinach ... Amarant redirects here. ... Leafy arugula Arugula, also known as rocket, garden rocket, rocket salad, rugola, rucola and roquette[1], is a type of leaf vegetable, which looks like a longer leaved and open lettuce. ... Species About 1000; see text Vernonia is a large genus of plants in the family Asteraceae, named for English botanist William Vernon. ... Binomial name Hypochaeris radicata L. Catsear, also known as cats ear or false dandelion, is a perennial, low_lying edible herb often found in lawns. ... Celtuce (Lactuca sativa var. ... Binomial name Basella alba L. Basella alba is a perennial vine, popular as a leaf vegetable in many tropical regions, and only distantly related to spinach. ... Species C. endivia - cultivated endive - wild endive - common chicory Chicory is the common name given to the flowering plants in genus Cichorium of the family Asteraceae. ... Species Malva is a genus of about 25 species of herbaceous plants in the family Malvaceae (named after it), one of several closely related genera in the family to bear the common English name mallow. ... Species Chrysanthemum aphrodite Chrysanthemum arcticum Chrysanthemum argyrophyllum Chrysanthemum arisanense Chrysanthemum boreale Chrysanthemum chalchingolicum Chrysanthemum chanetii Chrysanthemum cinerariaefolium Chrysanthemum coronarium Chrysanthemum crassum Chrysanthemum glabriusculum Chrysanthemum hypargyrum Chrysanthemum indicum Chrysanthemum japonense Chrysanthemum japonicum Chrysanthemum lavandulifolium Chrysanthemum mawii Chrysanthemum maximowiczii Chrysanthemum mongolicum Chrysanthemum morifolium Chrysanthemum morii Chrysanthemum okiense Chrysanthemum oreastrum Chrysanthemum ornatum Chrysanthemum... Binomial name Valerianella locusta L. Corn salad (Valerianella locusta) is a small plant of the family Valerianaceae which grows in a low rosette and in mild climates is used as a winter green, especially in salads. ... Binomial name Lepidium sativum L. Garden cress (Lepidium sativum) is a fast-growing, edible plant botanically related to watercress and mustard and sharing their peppery, tangy flavor and aroma. ... Species See text A dandelion is a short plant, usually with a yellow flower head and notched leaves. ... Belgian endive Endive (Chichorium intibus) is a leaf vegetable used especially in salads. ... Binomial name Chenopodium ambrosioides L. Epazote or Mexican Tea (Chenopodium ambrosioides) is a herb native to Central America and southern Mexico. ... Binomial name Chenopodium album L. Fat Hen (Chenopodium album), also called white goosefoot, lambs quarters, lambsquarters, or pigweed, is a fast-growing, upright, weedy annual species of goosefoot, very common in temperate regions, growing almost everywhere in soils rich in nitrogen, especially on wasteland. ... Fiddlehead is a name referring either to a young fern or to the top part of immature fronds that appear curled. ... Binomial name Telfairia occidentalis Hook. ... Binomial name Inula crithmoides (L.) The Golden samphire is a perennial coastal species, which may be found growing on salt marsh or sea cliffs across Eurasia. ... Binomial name Chenopodium bonus-henricus L. Good King Henry, also called mercury, lincolnshire spinach or poor mans asparagus is a species of goosefoot native to much of central and southern Europe. ... Binomial name Carpobrotus edulis (L.) L. Bolus The Ice Plant Carpobrotus edulis is a member of the Stone Plant family Aizoaceae, one of about 30 species in the genus Carpobrotus. ... Species See text The baobab (Adansonia), or monkey bread tree are a genus of eight species of trees, native to Madagascar (the centre of diversity, with six species), and mainland Africa and Australia (one species in each). ... Binomial name Talinum fruticosum L. Synonyms Talinum triangulare (Jacq. ... Watercress, which is rich in vitamins and peppery-flavoured, is a favourite garnish but unfortunately requires more water than the ordinary gardener can provide. ... Binomial name Lactuca sativa L. Percentages are relative to US recommendations for adults. ... Binomial name Houttuynia cordata Thunb. ... Species About 40-100 species, including: Corchorus aestuans Corchorus capsularis Corchorus carnarvonensis Corchorus cunninghamii Corchorus junodi Corchorus olitorius Corchorus sidoides Corchorus tridens Corchorus walcottii Corchorus is a genus of about 40-100 species of flowering plants in the family Malvaceae, native to tropical and subtropical regions throughout the world. ... Species Sinapis alba Sinapis arvensis Sinapis flexuosa Sinapis pubescens Sinapis is a genus of plants in the family Brassicaceae. ... Species About 50-60 species, including: Tetragonia angustifolia Tetragonia arbuscula Tetragonia copiapina Tetragonia coronata Tetragonia cristata Tetragonia crystallina Tetragonia decumbens Tetragonia diptera Tetragonia eremaea Tetragonia espinosae Tetragonia fruticosa Tetragonia herbacea Tetragonia implexicoma Tetragonia macrocarpa Tetragonia maritima Tetragonia ovata Tetragonia moorei Tetragonia nigrescens Tetragonia pedunculata Tetragonia tetragonioides Tetragonia trigyna Tetragonia vestita... Species About 100-200 species, including: Atriplex alaskensis (Alaska Orach) Atriplex amnicola (River Saltbush) Atriplex californica Atriplex calotheca Atriplex canescens (Four Wing Saltbush) Atriplex confertifolia Atriplex coronata (Crownscale Saltbush) Atriplex glabriuscula Atriplex halimus Atriplex heterosperma Atriplex hortensis (Garden or Red Orache) Atriplex hymenelytra Atriplex laciniata (Frosted Orache) Atriplex lentiformis Atriplex... Radicchio is a Leaf Chicory, sometimes known as Italian Chicory. ... Binomial name Crithmum maritimum L. Samphire, or rock samphire (Crithmum maritimum), the sole species of the genus Crithmum, is an edible wild plant found in coastal regions of mainland Britain. ... Binomial name Brassica napus L. Rapeseed (Brassica napus), also known as Rape, Oilseed Rape, Rapa, Rapaseed and (one particular cultivar) Canola, is a bright yellow flowering member (related to mustard) of the family Brassicaceae. ... Sea Beet is the wild ancestor of common vegetables such as beetroot, sugar beet and swiss chard. ... Binomial name Crambe maritima L. Seakale is a halophytic perennial plant that grows wild along the coasts of Europe, from the North Atlantic to the Black Sea. ... Species See text. ... Species Celosia argentea Celosia cristata Celosia nitida Celosia palmeri Celosia plumosa Celosia trigyna Celosia virgata Celosia is a small genus of edible and ornamental plants, similar in appearance and uses to the amaranths. ... Binomial name Rumex acetosa L. The common sorrel, or spinach dock, Ambada bhaji is a perennial herb, which grows abundantly in meadows in most parts of Europe and is cultivated as a leaf vegetable. ... Binomial name Spinacia oleracea L. Percentages are relative to US recommendations for adults. ... Binomial name Portulaca oleracea L. Purslane, also known as Little Hogweed or Pusley, is an annual succulent in the Portulacaceae family. ... Trinomial name Beta vulgaris var. ... Species Nasturtium nasturtium-aquaticumL. Nasturtium microphyllumBoenn ex Rchb. ... Binomial name Ipomoea aquatica Forssk. ... Binomial name Claytonia perfoliata Willd. ...

Fruiting and flowering vegetables

Avocado fruit (cv. 'Fuerte'); left: whole, right: in section
Avocado fruit (cv. 'Fuerte'); left: whole, right: in section
Pumpkins
Pumpkins

[1] File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... [1] File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... Download high resolution version (900x650, 111 KB)Large version, by mdoege@compuserve. ... Download high resolution version (900x650, 111 KB)Large version, by mdoege@compuserve. ... The Armenian Cucumber is actually a type of long, slender melon (Cucumis melo var flexuosus), in which the fruits are harvested while still unripe, like the cucumber. ... Binomial name Solanum melongena L. The eggplant, aubergine, or brinjal (Solanum melongena) is a solanaceous plant bearing a fruit of the same name, commonly used as a vegetable in cooking. ... Binomial name Persea americana Mill. ... Binomial name Momordica charantia Descourt. ... Binomial name Cyclanthera pedata (L.) Schrader Synonyms The caigua (pronounced kai-wa) is a vine grown for its small fruit, used as a vegetable. ... A large red cayenne Cayenne pepper is a hot red pepper used to flavor dishes; its name comes from the city of Cayenne in French Guiana. ... Binomial name Sechium edule (Jacq. ... The chile pepper, chili pepper, or chilli pepper, or simply chile, is the fruit of the plant Capsicum from the nightshade family, Solanaceae. ... Binomial name Cucumis sativus L. The cucumber (Cucumis sativus) is a widely cultivated plant in the gourd family Cucurbitaceae, which includes squash, and in the same genus as the muskmelon. ... Binomial name Cynara scolymus L. The Globe artichoke (Cynara scolymus) is a perennial, thistle-like plant, originating in southern Europe around the Mediterranean. ... Species (Angled luffa, Ridged Luffa) (Smooth luffa, Egyptian luffa) (Sponge cucumber) and others A luffa sponge whose coarse texture helps with skin polishing. ... Binomial name Cucurbita ficifolia Bouché Cucurbita ficifolia is an annual vine or trailing plant grown at high altitudes for its edible seeds, fruit, and greens. ... Species - hubbard squash, buttercup squash - cushaw squash C. moschata- butternut squash C. pepo- most pumpkins, acorn squash, summer squash References: ITIS 223652002-11-06 Hortus Third Squashes are four species of the genus Cucurbita, also called pumpkins and marrows depending on variety or the nationality of the speaker. ... Binomial name Trichosanthes dioica Roxb. ... Binomial name Coccinia grandis (L.) J. Voigt Coccinia grandis, also called tindora, parval, kowai, kovai, tindla, gentlemans toes (compare ladys fingers), thainli or ivy gourd, is a tropical vine grown for its small edible fruits. ... For the film, see Pumpkin (film). ... Binomial name Trichosanthes cucumerina L. Trichosanthes cucumerina is a tropical or subtropical vine, raised for its strikingly long fruit, used as a vegetable and for medicine. ... Husked sweetcorn Young sweetcorn The same rows of corn 41 days later at maturity. ... Species C. annuum (incl. ... Binomial name Praecitrullus fistulosus (Stocks) Pangale Synonyms The tinda, also called Indian round gourd, is an annual vine grown for its immature fruit, a vegetable especially popular in South Asia. ... Binomial name Solanum lycopersicum L. Percentages are relative to US recommendations for adults. ... Binomial name Physalis ixocarpa Brot. ... Binomial name Benincasa hispida Thunb. ... Binomial name Cucumis anguria L. Cucumis anguria, also called the West Indian gherkin, burr cucumber, or cohombro, is a vine grown for its fruit used as a vegetable, similar and related to the cucumber. ... Binomial name Cucurbita pepo L. Two Tondo di Piacenza Courgettes Two typical Courgettes or Zucchinis Ovary at the base of a female flower Zucchini (Zoo-Keen-Ee) (US, Australian, and Canadian English) or courgette (New Zealand and British English) is a small summer marrow or squash, also commonly called Italian...

Podded vegetables

Diversity in dry common beans
Diversity in dry common beans
Varieties of soybeans are used for many purposes.
Varieties of soybeans are used for many purposes.

Image File history File links Phaseolus_vulgaris_seed. ... Image File history File links Phaseolus_vulgaris_seed. ... Download high resolution version (624x948, 203 KB)Varieties of soybeans http://www. ... Download high resolution version (624x948, 203 KB)Varieties of soybeans http://www. ... Binomial name Apios americana Medikus Synonyms Apios americana, sometimes called the hog peanut, potato bean, or groundnut (but not to be confused with other plants sometimes known by that name) is a perennial vine native to eastern North America, and bears edible beans and large edible tubers. ... Binomial name Psophocarpus tetragonolobus (L.) D.C. bean The Winged bean (Psophocarpus tetragonolobus), also known as the Goa bean (kacang botol in Malaysia), is a tropical legume plant native to Papua New Guinea. ... Binomial name Vigna angularis (Willd. ... Trinomial name Vigna unguiculata unguiculata The black-eyed pea, also called black-eyed bean, blackeye, field peas, lobiya, rongi or chawli, is a subspecies of the cowpea, grown for its medium-sized edible bean, which mutates easily giving rise to a number of varieties, the common commercial one called the... Binomial name Cicer arietinum L. Percentages are relative to US recommendations for adults. ... The drumstick is the fruit of the tropical tree Moringa oleifera, and is quite popular as a vegetable in Asia and Africa. ... Binomial name Lablab purpureus L. Sweet Hyacinth bean or Lablab (Lablab purpureus) is a cultivated species from the family Fabaceae. ... Binomial name Vicia faba L. Vicia faba, the broad bean, fava bean, faba bean, horse bean, field bean or tic bean is a species of bean (Fabaceae) native to north Africa and southwest Asia, and extensively cultivated elsewhere. ... Binomial name Phaseolus vulgaris L. Navy Bean redirects here. ... Binomial name Cyamopsis tetragonoloba (L.) Taub. ... Binomial name Macrotyloma uniflorum (Lam. ... Binomial name Lathyrus sativus Lathyrus sativus, is a legume (family Fabaceae) commonly grown for human consumption and livestock feed in Asia and Africa. ... Binomial name Lens culinaris Medikus The lentil or masoor (Lens culinaris) is a brushy annual plant of the legume family, grown for its lens-shaped seeds. ... Binomial name Phaseolus lunatus L. The lima bean or butter bean, (Phaseolus lunatus, Fabaceae) is grown as a vegetable for its mature and immature beans. ... Binomial name Vigna aconitifolia (Jacq. ... Binomial name Vigna radiata (L.) R. Wilczek Synonyms Phaeolus aureus Roxb. ... Binomial name Abelmoschus esculentus (L.) Moench Okra, or ladys finger, is a flowering plant in the mallow family Malvaceae, originating somewhere near present-day Ethiopia. ... Binomial name Pisum sativum L. A pea is the small, edible round green bean which grows in a pod on the leguminous vine Pisum sativum, or in some cases to the immature pods. ... Binomial name Arachis hypogaea L. The peanut, or groundnut (Arachis hypogaea) is a species in the legume family Fabaceae native to South America. ... Binomial name Cajanus cajan (L.) Millsp. ... Binomial name Vigna umbellata (Thunb. ... Binomial name Phaseolus coccineus L. The runner bean (Phaseolus coccineus, Fabaceae) is often called the scarlet runner bean since most varieties have red flowers and multicolored seeds, though some have white flowers and white seeds. ... Binomial name Glycine max (L.) Merr. ... Binomial name Lupinus mutabilis Sweet Lupinus mutabilis, also called tarwi, tarhui, Andean lupin, South American lupin, or pearl lupin, is a species of lupin grown in the Andes for its edible bean. ... Binomial name Phaseolus acutifolius A. Gray The Tepary bean (Phaseolus acutifolius, Fabaceae) is native to the southwestern US and Mexico and has been grown there by the native peoples since pre-Columbian times. ... Binomial name Vigna mungo (L.) Hepper White lentils Urad, also referred to as the urd bean, urd, urid, black gram, black lentil or white lentil (Vigna mungo) is a bean grown in southern Asia. ... Binomial name Mucuna pruriens (L.) DC. Mucuna pruriens (syn. ... Trinomial name Vigna unguiculata sesquipedalis (L.) Verdc. ...

Bulb and stem vegetables

Garlic bulbs and individual cloves, one peeled.
Garlic bulbs and individual cloves, one peeled.

Image File history File linksMetadata Download high resolution version (2193x1530, 532 KB) Description: This is one full head of garlic beside another with removed cloves (one clove of garlic has been peeled). ... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high resolution version (2193x1530, 532 KB) Description: This is one full head of garlic beside another with removed cloves (one clove of garlic has been peeled). ... Binomial name Asparagus officinalis L. Asparagus is a type of vegetable obtained from one species within the genus Asparagus, specifically the young shoots of Asparagus officinalis. ... Binomial name Cynara cardunculus L. The cardoon (Cynara cardunculus), also called the artichoke thistle, is a member of the thistle family related to the Globe artichoke. ... Cultivar Group Apium graveolens Rapaceum Group Celeriac (Apium graveolens Rapaceum Group) (also known as turnip-rooted celery or knob celery) is a specially selected Cultivar Group of celery, grown as a root vegetable for its large and well-developed taproot rather than for its stem and leaves. ... Binomial name Apium graveolens L. Percentages are relative to US recommendations for adults. ... Species Allium ampeloprasum Elephant Garlic or Russian garlic (Allium ampeloprasum var. ... Binomial name Foeniculum vulgare Mill. ... Binomial name Allium sativum L. Allium sativum L., commonly known as garlic, is a species in the onion family Alliaceae. ... Kohlrabi (Brassica oleracea Gongylodes Group) is a low, stout cultivar of the cabbage which has been selected for its swollen, nearly spherical, Sputnik-like shape. ... Kurrat or Egyptian Leek (Allium ampeloprasum var. ... Binomial name Allium ampeloprasum (Linnaeus) J. Gay The Leek (Allium ampeloprasum var. ... A nopales merchant at his stand in the Merced market of Mexico City Nopals are a vegetable made from the young stem segments of prickly pear, carefully peeled to remove the spines. ... Binomial name Allium cepa L. Percentages are relative to US recommendations for adults. ... Binomial name Ornithogalum pyrenaicum L. Ornithogalum pyrenaicum, also called Prussian asparagus, Pyrenees star of Bethlehem or spiked star of Bethlehem, is a plant whose young shoots may be eaten as a vegetable, similar to asparagus. ... Species About 60, including: R. nobile R. palmatum For other uses see Rhubarb (disambiguation) Rhubarb is a perennial plant that grows from thick short rhizomes, comprising the genus Rheum. ... Binomial name Allium oschaninii O. Fedtsch For other uses, see Shallot (disambiguation). ... Binomial name Allium fistulosum Linnaeus Allium fistulosum L., widely known as the Welsh onion, is a member of the onion family, Alliaceae. ... Binomial name Allium tricoccum Wild leeks (Allium tricoccum), also known as ramps are a member of the onion family (Alliaceae). ...

Root and tuberous vegetables

Carrots come in a wide variety of shapes and sizes
Carrots come in a wide variety of shapes and sizes
Potatoes are one of the most used staple foods.
Potatoes are one of the most used staple foods.
bunch of radishes

Image File history File links CarrotDiversityLg. ... Image File history File links CarrotDiversityLg. ... Image File history File links Download high resolution version (1600x1067, 495 KB) Various Types of potatoes for sale File links The following pages link to this file: Potato ... Image File history File links Download high resolution version (1600x1067, 495 KB) Various Types of potatoes for sale File links The following pages link to this file: Potato ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Bunch of freshly-picked radishes. ... Bunch of freshly-picked radishes. ... Species Pachyrhizus ahipa Pachyrhizus erosus Pachyrhizus ferrugineus Pachyrhizus panamensis Pachyrhizus tuberosus Ref: ILDIS Version 6. ... Binomial name Arracacia xanthorrhiza Bancroft The arracacha (Arracacia xanthorrhiza) is a garden root vegetable originally from the Andes, somewhat intermediate between the carrot and celery. ... Genera Many, see text Bamboos are a group of woody perennial evergreen plants in the true grass family Poaceae, subfamily Bambusoideae, tribe Bambuseae. ... Binomial name Beta vulgaris L. The beet (Beta vulgaris) is a flowering plant in the family Chenopodiaceae[1], native to the coasts of western and southern Europe, from southern Sweden and the British Isles south to the Mediterranean Sea. ... Binomial name Bunium persicum (Boiss. ... Binomial name Sagittaria latifolia Willd. ... Species 19 classified species, see list Canna (Canna or Canna lily although not a true lily) is a genus of nineteen species of flowering plants, the only genus in the family Cannaceae. ... Binomial name Daucus carota L. Percentages are relative to US recommendations for adults. ... Binomial name Manihot esculenta Crantz The cassava, casava, or manioc (Manihot esculenta) is a woody shrub of the Euphorbiaceae (spurge family) native to South America that is extensively cultivated as an annual crop in tropical and subtropical regions for its edible starchy tuberous root, a major source of carbohydrate. ... Binomial name Stachys affinis Bunge Synonyms Out of the several unrelated species of vegetable all called artichokes, the Jerusalem artichoke is an unusual sight on the allotment or vegetable plot, but the Chinese artichoke or knotroot is distinctly rare. ... Binomial name Raphanus sativus L. Daikon (Japanese: , literally large root; Traditional Chinese: , literally white carrot; Korean: mu, literally radish), is a mild-flavored East Asian giant white radish. ... Binomial name Lathyrus tuberosus L. Lathyrus tuberosus, also known as the aardaker, tuberous pea, or earthnut pea, is a small, climbing perennial plant grown as a root vegetable for its edible tuber. ... Ensete is one of three genera of plants in the banana family, Musaceae. ... Binomial name Zingiber officinale Roscoe Ginger is commonly used as a spice in cuisines throughout the world. ... Inflorescence Greater burdock (Arctium lappa) is a biannual plant of the Asteraceae family, cultivated in gardens for its root used as a vegetable. ... Species Percentages are relative to US RDI values for adults. ... Binomial name Helianthus tuberosus L. The Jerusalem artichoke (Helianthus tuberosus L.), also called the sunroot or sunchoke or topinambur, is a flowering plant native to North America grown throughout the temperate world for its tuber, which is used as a root vegetable. ... Binomial name Pachyrhizus erosus (L.) Urb. ... Binomial name Nelumbo nucifera Gaertn. ... Binomial name Lepidium meyenii Walp Maca (Lepidium meyenii) is a herbaceous biennial plant or annual plant grown at altitudes from approximately 12,500-14,500 feet in the Andes in Peru. ... Species About 50; see text Xanthosoma is a genus of about 50 species of tropical and sub-tropical arums in the flowering plant family, Araceae, native to tropical America. ... Binomial name Tropaeolum tuberosum Ruíz and Pavón The mashua or añu is a perennial plant grown in the Andes for its edible tuber. ... Species See text. ... Species See text. ... OCA can mean: Observatoire de la Côte dAzur Orthodox Church in America Oxford Capacity Analysis Online Crash Analysis See also Oca This is a disambiguation page — a list of pages that otherwise might share the same title. ... Binomial name Pastinaca sativa L. The parsnip (Pastinaca sativa) is a root vegetable related to the carrot. ... Binomial name Conopodium majus (Gouan) Loret. ... Species See text. ... Binomial name Solanum tuberosum L. The potato (Solanum tuberosum) is a perennial plant of the Solanaceae, or nightshade, family, commonly grown for its starchy tuber. ... Binomial name Psoralea esculenta Pursh. ... Binomial name Raphanus sativus L. The radish (Raphanus sativus) is an edible root vegetable of the Brassicaceae family that is domesticated and consumed throughout the world. ... Binomial name Brassica napobrassica Mill. ... Binomial name Tragopogon porrifolius L. Purple Salsify, Tragopogon porrifolius, is one of the most widely known species of the salsify genus. ... Binomial name Scorzonera hispanica L. The Black Salsify or Spanish Salsify (Scorzonera hispanica), also known as black oyster plant, serpent root, and vipers grass, is a perennial member of the sunflower family (Asteraceae). ... The Skirret (Sium sisarum Apiaceae), is a root vegetable. ... Binomial name Colocasia esculenta (L.) Schott Taro corms for sale Taro (from Tahitian), more rarely kalo (from Hawaiian), is a tropical plant grown primarily as a vegetable food for its edible corm, and secondarily as a leaf vegetable. ... Binomial name Cordyline fruticosa (L.) A. Chev. ... Binomial name Cyperus esculentus L. Cyperus esculentus (Chufa Sedge, Yellow Nutsedge, Tigernut Sedge, Earthalmond) is a species of sedge native to warm temperate to subtropical regions of the Northern Hemisphere. ... Trinomial name Brassica rapa rapa L. For similar vegetables also called turnip, see Turnip (disambiguation). ... Ulluco (Ullucus tuberosus) is a plant in the Basellaceae family. ... Binomial name Wasabia japonica Matsum. ... Binomial name Eleocharis dulcis (Burm. ... Binomial name Smallanthus sonchifolius (Poeppig and Endlicher) H. Robinson Synonyms The Yacón is a perennial plant grown in the Andes for its crisp, sweet-tasting tuberous root. ... Yams at Brixton market For the term yam as used in the United States, see sweet potato. ...

Sea vegetables

The Caulerpa is a genus of edible Seaweed.
The Caulerpa is a genus of edible Seaweed.

Image File history File links Download high resolution version (2518x2806, 391 KB) Summary Caulerpa prolifera scan of herbarium: B.navez - JUL 1982 - Cannes (France) Licensing File links The following pages link to this file: Caulerpa ... Image File history File links Download high resolution version (2518x2806, 391 KB) Summary Caulerpa prolifera scan of herbarium: B.navez - JUL 1982 - Cannes (France) Licensing File links The following pages link to this file: Caulerpa ... Species and many others Caulerpa is a genus of seaweeds in the family Caulerpaceae (among the green algae). ... Seaweed-covered rocks in the UK Dead Mans Fingers (Codium fragile) off Massachusetts coast For the band, see; Seaweed (band) For the rock musician, see; Seaweed (musician) Seaweeds are any of a large number of marine benthic algae. ... Aonori (Japanese: 青海苔) or green laver is a type of edible green seaweed, including species from the genera Monostroma and Enteromorpha of Ulvaceae. ... Carola (Callophyllis variegata) is a type of edible seaweed known in South America. ... Dabberlocks (Alaria esculenta), also called Winged kelp or Bladderlochs, is an edible seaweed. ... Binomial name Palmaria palmata (Linnaeus) Kuntze, 1891 Dulse (Palmaria palmata), also called dillisk or creathnach, is a red alga that grows along the northern coasts of the Atlantic and Pacific oceans, where it is a traditional food. ... Hijiki or hiziki (Japanese: 鹿尾菜 or 羊栖菜) (Sargassaceae), is a type of edible seaweed commonly found on rocky coastlines. ... Kombu or konbu (Japanese: 昆布), also called dashima (Korean), or haidai (Chinese: 海带; pinyin: ), are edible kelp widely eaten in Northeast Asia. ... Mozuku (Cladosiphon okamuranus) is a type of edible seaweed. ... Nori. ... Ogonori (Gracilaria spp. ... Species and many others Caulerpa is a genus of seaweeds in the family Caulerpaceae (among the green algae). ... Species Ulva lactuca Ulva pertusa Ulva fasciata Ulva rigida Ulva pertusa Ulva linza and more at algaeBASE The sea lettuces comprise the genus Ulva, a group of edible green algae widely distributed along the coasts of the worlds oceans. ... Binomial name Undaria pinnatifida (Harvey) Suringar, 1873 Wakame ), Undaria pinnatifida, is a type of edible kelp. ...

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