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New Crops Info 2014
Supported by the Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation

Crop Uses and Products

Vegetable

[search terms: vegetable, salad]

 

Brassica oleracea

Broccoli, Chinese Kale, Cauliflower, Kale, Savoy

8.48

Lactuca sativa

Garden Lettuce, Lettuce

4.75

Brassica chinensis

Pak Choi, Chinese Cabbage, Bok Choy, Pak Choi, Bok Choi, Pak Choy, Chinese Chard, Chinese Mustard, Celery Mustard, Spoon Cabbage, Buk Choy, Yu Ci, Q'Ng Ci

2.94

Brassica rapa

Colza, Turnip, Mizuna, Napa Cabbage, Cime Di Rapa, Turnip Rape

2.08

Cichorium endivia

Cultivated Endive, Endive

1.99

Eruca sativa

Salad Rocket, Roquette, Rucola, Rugula, Colewort, Arugula, Garden Rocket, Rocket, Eruca

1.89

Daucus carota

Queen Anne's Lace, Wild Carrot, Bird's Nest, Bishop's Lace

1.85

Ipomoea aquatica

Swamp Morning-Glory, Water Spinach, River Spinach, Water Morning Glory, Water Convolvulus, Chinese Spinach, Chinese Convolvulus, Swamp Cabbage, Kangkong, Phak Bung, Rau Mu'ng, Kangkong, Trokuon, Kolmou Xak, Kalmi Shak, Kangkung, Hayoyo

1.82

Solanum melongena

Eggplant

1.73

Apium graveolens

Celeriac, Celery

1.65

Amaranthus mangostanus

 

1.53

Abelmoschus esculentus

Okra, Ladies' Fingers, Bhindi, Bamia, Gumbo

1.51

Valerianella locusta

Lewiston Cornsalad

1.30

Allium fistulosum

Welsh Onion, Japanese Bunching Onion, Green Onion, Spring Onion, Scallion, Escallion, Salad Onion

1.30

Capsicum annuum

Cayenne Pepper, Bell Peppers, Chili Peppers

1.22

Raphanus sativus

Cultivated Radish, Radish

1.11

Brassica pekinensis

 

1.07

Allium cepa

Garden Onion, Onion, Bulb Onion

1.05

Amaranthus gangeticus

Tandaljo, Tandalja Bhaji, Callaloo, Joseph's Coat

0.97

Cucumis sativus

Garden Cucumber

0.89

Talinum triangulare

Ceylon Spinach

0.84

Allium tuberosum

Garlic Chives, Chinese Chives, Oriental Garlic, Chinese Leek, Kow Choi

0.82

Corchorus olitorius

Nalta Jute, Jute

0.76

Amaranthus tricolor

Joseph's-Coat, Tandaljo, Tandalja Bhaji, Callaloo, Joseph's Coat

0.75

Coriandrum sativum

Coriander, Cilantro, Chinese Parsley, Dhania

0.73

Cucurbita pepo

Field Pumpkin, Acorn Squash, Cocozzelle Squash, Crookneck Squash, Pumpkin, Scallop Squash, Straightneck Squash, Vegetable Marrow, Zucchini, Ornamental Gourds

0.68

Lagenaria siceraria

Bottle Gourd, Calabash, Opo Squash, Long Melon

0.64

Basella rubra

Vine Spinach, Red Vine Spinach, Climbing Spinach, Creeping Spinach, Buffalo Spinach, Malabar Spinach, Ceylon Spinach

0.64

Sauropus androgynus

Chekkurmanis

0.63

Allium porrum

Garden Leek, Leek

0.63

Brassica campestris

Turnip, Mizuna, Napa Cabbage, Cime Di Rapa, Turnip Rape, Annual Turnip Rape, Canola, Field Mustard, Bird Rape, Keblock, Colza

0.60

Cucurbita moschata

Crookneck Squash, Butternut Squash, Dickinson Field Pumpkin, Kentucky Field Pumpkin, Long Island Cheese Pumpkin, Calabaza, Tromboncino, Zucchetta, Seminole Pumpkin, Neck Pumpkin, Long Of Naples Squash, Giromon

0.60

Capsicum frutescens

Piri Piri, African Bird's Eye, African Devil, Kambuzi Pepper, Malawian Pepper, Malagueta Pepper, Tabasco Pepper, Tjabe Rawit, Siling Labuyo

0.59

Benincasa hispida

Waxgourd, Winter Melon, White Gourd, Winter Gourd, Ash Gourd

0.59

Eruca vesicaria

Rocketsalad

0.58

Luffa acutangula

Sinkwa Towelsponge, Anged Luffa, Chinese Okra, Dish Cloth Gourd, Ridged Gourd, Sponge Gourd, Vegetable Gourd, Strainer Vine, Ribbed Loofah, Silky Gourd, Ridged Gourd, Silk Gourd

0.57

Chrysanthemum coronarium

Crown Daisy

0.55

Cichorium intybus

Chicory, Common Chicory

0.52

Cucurbita maxima

Winter Squash, Arikara Squash, Banana Squash, Boston Marrow, Buttercup Squash, Candy Roaster Landrace, Hubbard Squash, Jarrahdale Pumpkin, Kabocha, Lakota Squash, Turk's Turban, French Turban

0.50

Allium ampeloprasum

Wild Leek, Broadleaf Wild Leek, Leek, Poireau, Alho Porro, Cebolla Puerro, Great-Headed Garlic, Elephant Garlic, Ail Grosse Tte, Pearl Onion, Poireau Perptuel, Petit Poireau Antillais, Alho Bravo, Alho Ingls, Kurrat

0.48

Basella alba

Vine Spinach, Red Vine Spinach, Climbing Spinach, Creeping Spinach, Buffalo Spinach, Malabar Spinach, Ceylon Spinach

0.48

Cynara cardunculus

Cardoon, Artichoke Thistle, Cardone, Cardoni, Carduni, Cardi

0.47

Cosmos caudatus

Wild Cosmos, Ulam Raja

0.46

Allium oschaninii

Shallot

0.45

Trichosanthes anguina

Snakegourd

0.45

Praecitrullus fistulosus

Tinda, Tinday, Indian Round Gourd, Apple Gourd, Indian Baby Pumpkin, Tindsi, Dhemase, Meha

0.45

Solanum macrocarpon

Nightshade

0.44

Nasturtium officinale

Watercress

0.44

Cucumis melo

Cantaloupe, Muskmelon, Honeydew, Crenshaw, Casaba, Cantaloupe, Persian Melon, Santa Claus Melon, Christmas Melon

0.44

Diplotaxis tenuifolia

Perennial Wallrocket

0.44

Amaranthus lividus

Purple Amaranth

0.41

Asparagus officinalis

Garden Asparagus, Asparagus

0.41

Brassica alboglabra

Chinese Kale

0.40

Brassica carinata

Ethiopian Mustard, Abyssinian Mustard

0.38

Allium schoenoprasum

Wild Chives, Chives

0.38

Vigna sesquipedalis

 

0.38

Telfairia occidentalis

Oysternut

0.37

Colocasia esculenta

Coco Yam

0.36

Petroselinum crispum

Parsley, Garden Parsley

0.35

Citrullus lanatus

Watermelon

0.35

Allium ascalonicum

Wild Onion, Shallot

0.34

Hibiscus esculentus

 

0.32

Pongamia pinnata

Indian Beech, Pongam Oiltree, Karanj, Honge, Pungai, Kanuga, Naktamala

0.32

Tetragonia sp

 

0.32

Cynara scolymus

Globe Artichoke

0.31

Solanum aethiopicum

Ethiopian Nightshade

0.31

Momordica charantia

Balsampear, Bitter Melon, Bitter Gourd, Bitter Squash, Goya, Karavella

0.31

Brassica parachinensis

False Pak Choi

0.30

Ipomoea batatas

Sweetpotato, Sweet Potato

0.30

Diplazium esculentum

Vegetable Fern

0.30

Jatropha curcas

Barbados Nut, Purging Nut, Physic Nut, JCL

0.30

Brassica juncea

Mustard Greens, Indian Mustard, Chinese Mustard, Leaf Mustard

0.29

Amaranthus hybridus

Smooth Amaranth, Smooth Pigweed, Red Amaranth, Slim Amaranth

0.29

Typhonium trilobatum

 

0.28

Chenopodium giganteum

Magenta Spreen, Purple Goosefoot, Giant Lambsquarters, Tree Spinach

0.26

Crambe maritima

Sea Kale, Seakale, Crambe

0.26

Cleome gynandra

Spiderwisp, Ajagandha, Tilavan, Chinsaga, Shona Cabbage, African Cabbage

0.24

Camelina sativa

Gold-Of-Pleasure, Camelina, Gold-Of-Pleasure, False Flax, Wild Flax, Linseed Dodder, German Sesame, Siberian Oilseed

0.24

Ipomoea reptans

 

0.23

Anethum graveolens

Dill, Dill

0.22

Peucedanum graveolens

Dill

0.22

Rumex sagittatus

 

0.22

Oenanthe stolonifera

Japanese Parsley, Chinese Celery

0.22

Amaranthus viridis

Slender Amaranth, Green Amaranth

0.22

Madhuca indica

Moa Tree, Mahwa, Mahua, Iluppai

0.21

Atriplex micrantha

Twoscale Saltbush

0.21

Moringa oleifera

Horseradishtree, Moringa, Drumstick Tree, Horseradish Tree, Ben Oil Tree, Benzoil Tree

0.21

Samuela carnerosana

 

0.20

Lagenaria vulgaris

Calabash, Opo Squash, Bottle Gourd, Long Melon

0.20

Parkia timoriana

Tree Bean, Petai Hutan, Yongchak, Nitta Tree, Riang, Kedawung, Peundung, Alai, Petai Kerayong, Batai Hutan, Kupang, Amarang

0.20

Allium sativum

Cultivated Garlic, Garlic

0.20

Valerianella olitoria

 

0.19

Tetragonia tetragonioides

New Zealand Spinach

0.19

Brassica japonica

 

0.18

Luffa cylindrica

Egyptian Cucumber, Vietnamese Luffa, Dishrag Gourd, Rag Gourd, Vegetable-Sponge, Smooth Luffa

0.17

Gynura crepidioides

Velvetplant, Purple Passion

0.17

Polygonum minus

Pygmy Smartweed, Small Water-Pepper

0.17

Ananas comosus

Pineapple

0.17

Crambe abyssinica

Crambe

0.16

Valeriana cornucopiae

 

0.16

Gynandropsis gynandra

 

0.15

Polygonum paronychioides

Knotweed

0.14

Neptunia oleracea

Water Mimosa, Sensitive Neptunia

0.13

Amaranthus cruentus

Huautli, Alegra, Blood Amaranth, Red Amaranth, Purple Amaranth, Prince's Feather, Mexican Grain Amaranth, Shravani Maath

0.13

Tricosanthes anguina

 

0.13

Lepidium sativum

Gardencress Pepperweed, Cress, Garden Cress, Mustard & Cress, Garden Pepper Cress, Pepperwort Pepper Grass, Poor Man's Pepper

0.12

Amorphophallus campanulatus

 

0.12

Bunias orientalis

Turkish Wartycabbage

0.12

Ceratotheca triloba

Wild Foxglove, Poppy Sue

0.12

Solanum chenopodioides

 

0.12

Beta vulgaris

Beet, Beet

0.11

Cotula australis

Australian Waterbuttons, Southern Waterbuttons

0.11

Solanum integrifolium

 

0.11

Carica papaya

Papaya, Papaw, Pawpaw

0.11

Chenopodium urbicum

City Goosefoot, Upright Goosefoot

0.10

Agave funkiana

Ixtle De Jaumav

0.10

Brassica napobrassica

Rutabaga, Swede, Swedish Turnip, Turnip, Yellow Turnip, Neep

0.10

Portulaca oleracea

Little Hogweed, Common Purslane, Verdolaga, Pigweed, Pursley, Moss Rose

0.10

 

 


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