Choko

Although most people are familiar only with the fruit as being edible, the root, stem, seeds and leaves are as well. The tubers of the plant are eaten like potatoes and other root vegetables, while the shoots and leaves are often consumed in salads and stir fries, especially in Asia. Like other members of the gourd family, such as cucumbers, melons, and squash, choko has a sprawling habit, and it should only be planted if there is plenty of room in the garden. The roots are also highly susceptible to rot, especially in containers, and the plant in general is finicky to grow.

Related Categories

Latest posts
 
11 Ways to Save Money and Stop Food Waste Mango Pickle Aam Ka Achaar Aam Papad - Mango Fruit Leather Persian Summer Soup Greenlip Abalone
 
Top 10 Recipes
 
Chicken Parmigiana Clamato Juice How to Make Basic Fritter Batter KFC Pepper Mayo Outback Steakhouses Steak Seasoning The-Aussie-Egg-And-Bacon-Pizza
 
Food & Health
 
Annatto Benefits and Precautions green potatoes Body Mass Index - BMI Brushing Your Teeth Calcium Veges high in carotenoids Ciguatera Poisoning Cutting Boards and Food Safety
 
Event & Food Days
 
 
follow on Facebook
 
Follow Our Cook
 
 
Hi There - We notice that you have an ad-blocker
Plenty of visitors do. All we ask is that you please consider sharing us or commenting on the post as a nice gesture.
Thank you for visiting The Taste of Aussie
Your Information will never be shared with any third party.
OR
Just before you go - please share us with your friends and followers.
Thank you for visiting
The Taste of Aussie