Lemons

Like other citrus fruits, lemons probably originated in Southeast Asia. The lemon was probably the first citrus to reach the Mediterranean. The first cultivation of lemons in Europe was in…

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Wild water cress

Watercress

Watercress, a member of the mustard family, is an aquatic plant.  Commercial watercress is usually cultivated in large ponds but is at its best when found growing wild in springs…

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Ginger in the market of Urubamba in Cusco - PERU

Ginger root

Ginger root is one of the healthiest and most delicious spices on earth. It is closely related to turmeric and cardamom.  Fresh ginger complements many Asian dishes and blends well…

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