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Aloe Vera – About, Nutritional Facts, How To Cut & Much More   Aloe Vera – About, Nutritional Facts 1. They are mostly grown as ornamental plants, they grow in tropical regions, are found all over the world, when placed in pots with proper water drain and sunlight they really […]

Aloe Vera – About, Nutritional Facts, How To Cut & ...


 Purple Cabbage/Red Cabbage-About, Nutritional Facts & Much More, belong to the Brassicaceae family, is a variety of cabbage….     ******************************************************************************************** Purple Cabbage/Red Cabbage-About, Nutritional Facts & Much More   1. Purple Cabbage / Red Cabbage is a variety of cabbage, the cabbage gets this color according to their pH […]

Purple Cabbage/Red Cabbage-About, Nutritional Facts & Much More


Horseradish is a perennial root crop, belonging to the family Brassicaceae other vegetables like cabbage, mustard, wasabi, also belong to this family. They grow abundantly multiplying each year, they are mostly planted during early summer and cultivated at next spring. They also give the same type of irritation to the […]

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Quince fruit is similar to that of a pear, The fruit is at least 4-5 inches in height and 3-4 inches across, the tree is irregularly shaped, deciduous, growing at least 15 feet tall, the flower of this tree are really ornamental, with pale pink blossom, and these flowers then […]

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Radicchio is a leafy vegetable, it has red / purple leaves with white veins which mellows when roasted or grilled, it is a leaf chicory. They are also known as Italian Chicory. It has a bitter and spicy flavor (so soak them in cold water for at least 30 minutes […]

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WaterCress is perennial plant, it is also a fast-growing aquatic or semi-aquatic plant, There botanical name is Nasturtium Officinale. They are native to Europe and Asian Countries. The flavor is very peppery, its the oldest known leafy-vegetable consumed by humans, They all belong to the garden cress, the leaves are […]

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The young brown colored, button shaped, Portobello mushrooms are called bella mushrooms. They all belong to the same Agaricus Bisporus family, ie., when the portobello mushrooms are immature with darker flesh, also with closed caps, with all their gills covered with the mushroom skin, they are called Bella mushrooms/ baby […]

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Portobello Mushroom : they are the mature Agaricus bisporus which are the edible basidiomycete mushrooms. When they are immature and when they are white in color, they are commonly called as the button / common/ white mushrooms. When they are immature and brown in color they are called swiss brown / […]

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Thai Chili : It has a Scoville of 50,000 to 1,00,000 heat units, There are three colors green, red and yellow. These chili’s are small and thin with tapering ends.They are also commonly called as Bird’s Eye Chili’s because if you look them from stems side they resemble a bird’s […]

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Bhut Jolokia : also known as Ghost Pepper has a Scoville of 855,000 heat units ie., it has more than one million scoville units. It is grown in Indian states like Manipur, Nagaland and Assam. They belong to the genes Capsicum Frutescens. These peppers may have a red or orange color when […]

Bhut Jolokia (Ghost Pepper) – About and other facts


Shiitake Mushrooms : belongs to the species Lentinula Edodes, They are also called as Golden Oak Mushroom or Oak Wood Mushroom or Black Forest Mushroom. They are cultivated in many Asian Countries, its nativity belongs to Japan, China and Korea. They have a meaty flavor and a delicate texture, it is a […]

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About : They are edible, they belong to the genus Pleurotus ostreatus which are gilled mushrooms, It was first cultivated in Germany. They mostly grow as shelf like clusters on woods of the trees, they have a very distinctive smell like anise. Oyster mushrooms belong in the wild mushroom category, […]

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Cactus Pear / Prickly Pear :                                          It belongs to the cactus family Cactaceae, it has several names like Nopales, Cactus Fig, Tuna, Opuntia, Paddle Cactus It was named Opuntia because […]

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Dragon Fruit :                         It belongs to the genus Hylocereus, also called as Pitahaya. The cactus hylocereus is native to Mexico There are three varieties of Dragon Fruit with Red skin and White flesh Red skin and Red flesh […]

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About Apple Pear :                                 Apple Pear as the name suggests apple and pear makes all think that it is an hybrid fruit but it is not true, the fruit is not hybrid. This fruit […]

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About Fuyu Persimmon and Difference between Fuyu and Hachiya Persimmon : Fuyu Persimmon known to the ancient Greeks as “Fruit of the Gods”, the name is derived from Persian meaning “Date Plum”. There are two types of persimmons like hachiya persimmon and fuyu persimmon, where fuyu can be consumed before […]

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