An Economic Botany Collection
Richard H. Zander
July 21, 2006
Res Botanica, a Missouri Botanical Garden Web Site

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VEGETABLES

 

 

Annato seeds, Bixa orelana. A red food coloring. Jamaican section of Toronto, Ontario. 1972.

 

Maranta arundinacea, Arrowroot. Toronto, Ontario, Jamaican section of the city, 1972

 

Okra pod, Hibiscus esculentus, Malvaceae. Gumbo.

 

Poppy seeds, Papaver somniferum, Papaveraceae, for cooking.