Water spinach

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Water spinach

Name Variations[edit]

  • swamp spinach
  • ung choy
  • long green
  • kangkong
  • tangkong

About Water spinach[edit]

Wikipedia Article About Water Spinach on Wikipedia

Ipomoea aquatica is a semi-aquatic tropical plant grown as a leaf vegetable. It is also called water spinach, swamp cabbage, water convolvulus, water morning-glory, kangkung (from Malay), rau muống (from Vietnamese_language) kongxincai (from Chinese: 空心菜; Hanyu Pinyin: kōngxīncài; literally "hollow vegetable"), or ong choy (from the Cantonese pronunciation of Chinese: 蕹菜; Hanyu Pinyin: wéngcài). It is not to be mistaken with watercress. It is often a source of food.

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