Author: Aditi Prabhu

Ingredients, Vegetables

Aakur/Ankur: The Monsoon special edible fern


Aakur/Ankur is an edible fern that grows in marshy and mangrove areas. The name itself literally means shoots/sprouts in Konkani and just as the name suggests these are tender shoots of the fern that are consumed. In fact, it is considered to be a delicacy in Goa.