ZEPINA MALABA Varyete
(Basella alba, Basella rubra)
Zepina malaba se yon lyann ki grenpe sou lot plant. Nan rejyon twopikal yo li perèn, men nan rejyon cho tanpere yo, li anyel. Bel fey vet fonse oubyen rouj ak tij blan li yo pare pou manje 57 jou apre plantasyon.
A large-leafed, vigourous heat-tolerant variety. It produces long, thick vines that do well sprawling on the ground under other plants or trained on trellises. (B. alba)
A green, thin-stemmed climbing variety that thrives in hot, humid conditions. (B. alba)
Green and Red Mix
A mix of 'Green Vines' (B. alba) and 'Red' (B. rubra) Malabar spinach seeds.
This variety has reddish purple stems. The fruit can be used for dye and jelly. (B. rubra)
Smaller-leafed than Bangadesh variety and vigorous.Leaves and tender stems are eaten as salad, boiled, stewed or stir-fried, or in soups.