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Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Philippine Fruits and Vegetables


Did you ever wonder what's the English name of some Filipino fruits and vegetables?
Well, I have made my research, and here's what I 've found:

Santol-Wild Mangosteen
Guyabano- Soursop
Aratiles-Jamaican Cherry, Singapore Cherry,Panama Berry
Sineguelas-Jocote,Red Mombin, Purple Mombin,Ciruela,Hog Plum
Kamatsile-Madras Thorn, Jungle Jalebi, Blackbead, Sweet Inga, Sweet Tamarind
Granada-Pomegranate
Kaimito-Star Apple, Golden Leaf Tree
Mabolo-Velvet Apple
Makopa-Wax Apple, Love Apple, Java Apple, Bellfruit, Rose Apple,Water Apple
Atis- Sugar Apple, Sweetsop
Langka-Jackfruit
Kamansi-Breadfruit
Marang-Johey Oak
Duhat- Jambul, Jamun
Tsiko-Sapodilla
Kamyas- Cucumber Tree, Tree Sorrel
Balimbing-Carambola, Star Fruit
Ube- Purple Yam
Singkamas-Jicama, Mexican Potato, Mexican Turnip
Katuray- Hummingbird Tree, Scarlet Wisteria
Malunggay- Moringa, Horseradish tree, Ben Oil tree, Drumstick Tree
Ampalaya-Bitter Melon, Bitter Gourd
Kangkong-Water Spinach, Swamp Cabbage, Water Convolvulus, Water Morning-glory
Upo-Bottle Gourd
Sitaw- Yardlong Bean, Long-podded Cowpea, Asparagus Bean, Snake Bean, Chines Long Bean
Patani-Pea
Sigarilyas-Winged Bean, Goa Bean
Bataw-Hyacinth Bean, Indian Bean,Egyptian Bean
Kundol-Winter melon, White Gourd, Ash Gourd, Wax Gourd
Patola- Snake Gourd, Serpent Gourd
Achuete-Annatto
Alugbati-Malabar Spinach


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