When most of the people here the word acorn they don’t think it as something which possess too much of nutritional value. These vegetables which are the nuts of oak tree contain a single outer shell which is harder from the outer surface.
Artichokes are although considered as a vegetable but more or less there are a type of thistle (a type of plant). These are consumed widely in numerous diets due to the advantages that it provides to the human immune system.
Brussels Sprout falls into the same family of vegetables as broccoli and cabbage. This vegetable is known to promote good health as well as support immune system thanks to the high content of anti-oxidants present in the same.
Celeriac is a vegetable which belongs to the celery family. This vegetable whose roots are consumed is known with several names such as knob celery, turnip rooted celery and tastes like the blend of celery and parsley.
Chanterelle mushroom is a variety of mushroom which is found and grown across numerous parts of the world. This vegetable which has a great taste as well as hearty texture is commonly found across the regions of Asia, North America and Europe.
We are familiar with many sorts of nuts available across the globe; however we are yet to find a nut with the level of popularity as chestnut. These are one of the edible nuts that are available across the northern hemisphere.
Belonging primarily to America courgette is also called zucchini. Although it is mainly a fruit, it is cooked and consumed like a vegetable. These fruits are available in three colours namely green, yellow and light green.
Cucumbers are one of the few vegetables that you would see frequently being consumed in summers. Belonging to the same class of vegetables such as Watermelon and Pumpkin, these vegetable grow on creeping vine which produces these products throughout the year.
Mushrooms are something that many people known about. Even little children know how it looks like through their favourite ‘Mario’ game. These vegetables are edible fungi which belong to the “Agaricus” family.
Hickory nuts as the name implies are the nuts that are derived from the hickory tree. These nuts scientifically belong to the category called as the “Carya”. You will find about 18 varieties of hickory tree all over the world.
Kale is what many people call as “beef” for vegetarians. This leafy vegetable is known to contain high concentration of numerous nutrients. These leafy vegetable are known to belong to the same familt of vegetables as cabbage and cauliflower.
Potatoes are known to be everyone’s favourites. It is very rare that you would find anyone who hates potatoes. This oval shaped vegetable is known to be consumed in a number of ways and can either be cooked, boiled, fried etc.