Basella alba is an edible perennial vine in the family Basellaceae. It is found in
tropical Asia ... Typical of leaf vegetables, Malabar spinach is high in vitamin A,
vitamin C, iron, and calcium. I...
Jul 30, 2009 ... Well, OK, it's distantly related, but it doesn't taste much like spinach at all. When
it's raw Malabar spinach has very fleshy, thick leaves that are ...
Malabar spinach. Vine, Vegetable (Warm Season) - Salad Greens. Also known
as Indian spinach, Ceylon spinach, basella, vine spinach. Basella alba
Mar 27, 2016 ... Malabar spinach is not a true spinach, but it does indeed resemble the green
leafy vegetable. If not spinach, what then is Malabar spinach and ...
Malabar spinach is a vining tropical plant that is grown as an annual in cooler
climates. It is cultivated for its edible stems and leaves. There are two main ...
Heat loving, salad and stir-fry green. Vigorous climbing vines grow through
summer into fall. Glossy, thick, savoyed leaves resemble spinach. Dark green
Jun 1, 2006 ... Malabar spinach grows eight to ten feet tall and wide and produces
inconspicuous white-tinged pink flowers in its leaf axils. Upon fertilization ...
Malabar spinach is in the Basellaceae family, not the spinach family. The taste is
similar to spinach, however this crop is a very warm-season crop unlike ...
Jul 16, 2013 ... Growing Malabar Spinach can be a very rewarding plant. It's needs are fairly
basic and seem to be more than taken care of by my little ...
Jun 24, 2011 ... Gathering Malabar Spinach from my garden. I will post picsof the stirfry on www.