garden egg


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Noun1.garden egg - hairy upright herb native to southeastern Asia but widely cultivated for its large glossy edible fruit commonly used as a vegetablegarden egg - hairy upright herb native to southeastern Asia but widely cultivated for its large glossy edible fruit commonly used as a vegetable
eggplant, mad apple, aubergine - egg-shaped vegetable having a shiny skin typically dark purple but occasionally white or yellow
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
genus Solanum, Solanum - type genus of the Solanaceae: nightshade; potato; eggplant; bittersweet
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Father, this is where the issue is-even the old lady selling bitter boy (garden egg) in the market knows that she will not go after a market that will cause her more money and sell at less price.
[33.] Horna D, Timpo S and G Gruere Marketing Underutilized Crops: The case of the African Garden Egg (Solanum Aethiopicum) in Ghana.
Other common names are melongene garden egg or guinea squash.
Botanic Garden egg cup, pounds 8.25, milk jug, pounds 18.50, cup and saucer, pounds 16.25, plate pounds 9.75 (www.portemerion.co.uk, 01782 743 456)
Mumuadu conducted marketing meetings to groups of maize and garden egg (eggplant) farmers.
2 Easter Trails at Erddig, Wrexham 11am till 4pm today until Bank Holiday Monday 01978 355314 www.nationaltrust.org.uk Join an Easter eggstravaganza with fun for all the family including children's garden egg hunts and eggstra special prizes
There are many breeds and crosses of poultry suitable for small scale garden egg production - the marans, producer of rich, dark brown eggs, the Rhode Island Red, the seed stock for many of our high laying battery birds, and the Light Sussex, which, although a good layer is mainly a table bird.
What: The garden egg leaves often go by the name gboma in Ghana while the plant is sometimes called the African eggplant and goes by its scientific name solanum macrocarpon.
Although greens constitute a significant proportion of the food recipes of northern Ghanaians, the levels of mineral nutrients such as calcium (Ca), iron (Fe), potassium (K), magnesium (Mg), manganese (Mn), sodium (Na) and zinc (Zn) of the commonly consumed leafy vegetables: Amaranthus spinosus ["Alefu" (local name), Amaranthus (common name)], Solanum macrocapon ("Biovo", Garden egg), Hibiscus cannabinus ("Kanzaga", Kenaf), Hibiscus sabdariffa ("Suule/Bra/Vio", Rosella), and Vigna unguiculata ("Saawo", Cowpea) are not covered in the literature.
When done, turn off the heat and add sliced garden egg leaves.
When done, turn off the heat and add the sliced garden egg leaves, stir very well and serve.