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
To be honest, my initial attraction to Malabar spinach (Basella alba), had nothing
to do with the edible nature of the plant. I was at a fellow plant-freak's house, ...
A tropical plant, Malabar Spinach thrives in the heat. Also called Basella,
Vietnamese spinach, this vine grows up to 14 feet tall, so you'll want to train it to a
Basella, also known as vine or Malabar spinach, is a popular green leafy
vegetable of tropical origin. Its fleshy, mucilaginous leaves and tender stems are
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 ...
Oct 15, 2011 ... John from http://www.growingyourgreens.com/ shares with you his favorite leafy
green summer crop that prefers warm, hot weather... The Red ...
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 ...