Picture of the day [4] : It is NOT what you think – Strange Vegetable called Chinese Artichoke or Chorogi

Un bien étrange légume appellé Crosne du Japon ou Chorogi

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Légume rare
  • Tubercules consommés comme légumes
  • Goût de noisette
  • Nom scientifique : Stachys Affinis

 

 

  • Chinese Artichoke or Crosne.
  • Scientific name : Stachys Affinis member of the mint family
  • Rare vegetable but plant easy to grow , hardy to zone 5 but not frost tender
  • Crunchy and full of juice, can be eaten raw as a snack, salad, crispy as water chesnuts.

 

 

 

 

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