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cowpea123
Coushatta, LA

September 19, 2012
1:32 PM

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I visited a garden today that had some vegetables that I didn't what they could be. The lady was from India and her garden had alot of cool vegetables in it. She was not there to tell me what they are. I've grown vegetables for nearly thirty years but I'm stumped.Hope someone can help.

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cowpea123
Coushatta, LA

September 19, 2012
1:34 PM

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pic 2

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cowpea123
Coushatta, LA

September 19, 2012
1:40 PM

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pic 3

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cowpea123
Coushatta, LA

September 19, 2012
1:43 PM

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pic 4. this was a large plant.

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cowpea123
Coushatta, LA

September 19, 2012
1:47 PM

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pic 5. this is another of the plant in pic 1.

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cowpea123
Coushatta, LA

September 19, 2012
1:49 PM

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pic 6.

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cowpea123
Coushatta, LA

September 20, 2012
5:45 AM

Post #9280849

I have identified the plants in pics 1 & 5 as guar bean but still need help with the others.
Farmerdill
Augusta, GA
(Zone 8a)


September 20, 2012
8:40 AM

Post #9281025

Pic 3 is probably a bottle gourd http://www.seedsofindia.com/shop/index.php?cat=21&shop=1&. They are a very popular vegetable in India and southeast Asia. Most of the Indian sites like http://www.mahyco.com are down right now. But they are an excellent reference.

kittriana

kittriana
Magnolia, TX
(Zone 8b)

September 20, 2012
10:44 AM

Post #9281172

Pic 3 looks to be a pea or bean also, I didn't see any curry plants, but type6 is a bean also,

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