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Neptunia oleracea.

Botanical name:

Neptunia oleracea Lour. Leguminosae.

Tropics. This plant is used in Cochin China in salads, its spongy, floating stems being crisp and juicy but not easily digested.


Sturtevant's Edible Plants of the World, 1919, was edited by U. P. Hedrick.



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