Tag: Lesser known vegetables

Ingredients, Vegetables

The flavorful Green Garlic and its nutritional benefits

Green Garlic

Green Garlic is a young garlic plant that looks beautiful. The foliage is flat, with a single garlic clove at the base, and has lush long roots. Every inch of the plant is edible.


Do you know about the season’s special Navdhari Bhindi / Shravani Bhendi?

Navdhari bhindi

Navdhari Bhindi also known as the Shravani Bhendi or Gavathi Bhendi in Marathi is a variety of the lady’s finger/okra.

Ingredients, Main Course Meals, Vegetables

Takla or Cassia Tora: Availability, Nutrition, and Usage.


Cassia Tora aka Takla pronounced as टाकळयाची भाजी is a leafy vegetable that is specifically available during monsoons. It is a ran bhaji aka wild food and is found in many regions of India eg. Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, etc.