Tetragonia tetragonioides

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Noun1.Tetragonia tetragonioides - coarse sprawling Australasian plant with red or yellow flowers; cultivated for its edible young shoots and succulent leaves
genus Tetragonia, Tetragonia - New Zealand spinach
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
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1), collected in Rio de Janeiro in 1768, has significant antibacterial and antiviral properties; Lepidium oleraceum, collected in New Zealand in 1769, is a rich source of vitamin C and was eaten by Cook's crew to prevent scurvy; Tetragonia tetragonioides (Fig.
western sea-purslane Tetragonia tetragonioides (Pall.) Kuntze * New Zealand spinach Amaranthaceae Amaranth Family Amaranthus albus L.
Not even distantly related to spinach but with ''spinach'' in their names are Malabar spinach (Basella rubra) and New Zealand spinach (Tetragonia tetragonioides).