Malabar spinach/ Tsurumurasaki

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Malabar spinach/ ツルムラサキ
Malabar spinach/ ツルムラサキ

学名/ Botanical name : Basella alba

シノニム/ Synonym : Basella rubra, Basella oleracea, Basella lucida, Basella japonica, Basella cordifolia, Basella nigra, Basella crassifolia, Basella volubilis, Basella ramosa, Gandola nigra 

英名/ English name :  Malabar spinach

別名/ Alternative English name: vine spinach, red vine spinach, climbing spinach, creeping spinach, buffalo spinach, Ceylon spinach 

日本名/ Japanese name: ツルムラサキ

日本名別名/ Alternative Japanese name: 

タイ語名/ Thai name: pak plang (ผักปลัง)

原産地/ Original : Indian Subcontinent, Southeast Asia and New Guinea.


Its thick, semi-succulent, heart-shaped leaves have a mild flavour and mucilaginous texture. It is rich in vitamins A and C, iron and calcium.



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