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ORGANIC VEGETABLES

OF MALAYSIAN AND SOUTHERN THAILAND

(SAYUR-SAYURAN ORGANIK MALAYSIA DAN THAILAND SELATAN)




Chapter 02 - List of Organic Vegetables
Bab 02 - Senarai Sayur-sayuran Organik


Leafy vegetables
Sayur-sayuran berdaun

Family Amaranthaceae (Amarantha Family)
Scientific Name English Name Malaysian Names Romanised Thai Name Thai Name
Amaranthus gangeticus Green Chinese Spinach Yin Choy, Bayam Putih Phak khom suan .
Amaranthus tricolor Red Chinese Spinach Hong Yin Choy, Bayam Merah Phak khom suan daeng .
Family Basellaceae (Ceylon Spinach Family)
Scientific Name English Name Malaysian Names Romanised Thai Name Thai Name
Basella rubra Red Ceylon Spinach Remayong Merah Phak prlang daeng .
Basella rubra var alba Green Ceylon Spinach Remayong Putih Phak prlang .
Family Convolvulaceae (Morning Glory Family)
Scientific Name English Name Malaysian Names Romanised Thai Name Thai Name
Ipomaea aquatica Water Morning Glory Sui Hung Choy, Kangkong Air Phak boong nam ผักบุ้ง
Ipomaea batatas Sweet Potato Leaves Fun Si Yip, Daun Ubi Keledek Phak man thet .
Family Crucifaceae (Cabbage Family)
Scientific Name English Name Malaysian Names Romanised Thai Name Thai Name
Brassica alboglaba Chinese Kale Kai Lan Khana คะน้า
Brassica chinensis var pekinensis Chinese White Cabbage Wong Ngah Pak, Kubis Cina Phak Khad Khaw Plee ผักกาดขาว
Brassica chinensis var parachinensis Chinese Flowering Green Choy Sam, Sawi Bunga Kuning Phak kwaang tung ผักกาดเขียว
Brassica juncea Mustard leaves Kai Choy, Sawi Pahit Phak Khad Khieo ผักกาด
Brassica oleracea var capitata Cabbage - White Pow Choy, Kobis Putih Kalamplee กะหลำ่ปลี
Brassica rapa subsp chinensis Chinese White Stem Pak Choy, Sawi Putih Phak khad bai .

Fruit vegetables
Sayur-sayuran buah

Family Cucubitaceae (Gourd Family)
Scientific Name English Name Malaysian Names Romanised Thai Name Thai Name
Benincasa hispida/FONT> Winter Melon Tong Kwa Fak kiew ฝักเขียว
Cucumis sativus Baby Cucumber Temun Kecil Teng-kwa lek แตงกวาอ่อน
Cucumis sativus Chinese Cucumber Temun Besar Teng-kwa jai แตงกวาอ่อน
Cucurbita maxima Pumpkin Labu Manis Frk thong ฝักทอง
Lagenaria siceraria Bottle Gourd Labu air Nam tao มะระ
Luffa acutangula Angled Gourd Ketola segi Buap liam มะระ
Momordica charantia Large Bitter Gourd Peria Besar Marak jai มะระ
Momordica charantia Small Bitter Gourd Peria Katak Marak lek มะระ
Sechium edule Chayote Labu Siam Ma kheua krena มะระ
Trichosanthes anguina Snake Gourd Petola ular Buap nguu มะระ
Family Leguminosae (Bean Family)
Scientific Name English Name Malaysian Names Romanised Thai Name Thai Name
Arachis hypogaea Groundnuts Kacang Tanah Thua li song ถั่วสลิง
Gycine max Soy Beans Kacang Soy Thua rea ถั่วเหลือง
Psophocarpus tetragonolobus Winged beans, Four angled beans Kacang Kelisa Thua phou ฝักเขียว
Vigna sinensis Long beans Kacang Panjang Thua fatt yell ถั่วฝักยาว
Family Solanaceae (Brinjal Family)
Scientific Name English Name Malaysian Names Romanised Thai Name Thai Name
Capsicum frutescens var jinda Chili - Medium small Cabai Thai Prick kinu พริกเม็ดเล็ก
Lycopersicon esculentum var VF 134, Sida Tomatoes Tomatoe Makua thade .
Lycopersicon esculentum Cherry Tomatoes Tomatoe ceri Makua thade ceri .
Solanum melongena Long Brinjal Terong Cina Makua yaw มะเขือม่วง
Family Malvaceae (Ladys Finger Family)
Scientific Name English Name Malaysian Names Romanised Thai Name Thai Name
Hibiscus esculentus Ladys finger, Okara Bendi Krajaib Kaew .
Family Gramineae (Grains Family)
Scientific Name English Name Malaysian Names Romanised Thai Name Thai Name
Zea Mays var Super sweet Baby Corn Anak jagong Khao pod on ข้าวโพดอ่อน

Root vegetables
Sayur-sayuran akar

Family Convolvulaceae (Morning Glory Family)
Scientific Name English Name Malaysian Names Romanised Thai Name Thai Name
Ipomaea batatas Sweet Potato Fun Si, Ubi Keledek Phak man thet .
Family Crucifaceae (Cabbage Family)
Scientific Name English Name Malaysian Names Romanised Thai Name Thai Name
Daricus carota Carrots Lobak Merah Khaerot แครอท
Raphanus sativas var longipinatus Chinese Redish Lobak Putih Pakkard hua ผักกาด
Family Euphorbiaceae (Tapioca Family)
Scientific Name English Name Malaysian Names Romanised Thai Name Thai Name
Manihot esculenta Tapioca Ubi Kayu Manh sam pat lang มันสำปะหลัง
Family Leguminosae (Bean Family)
Scientific Name English Name Malaysian Names Romanised Thai Name Thai Name
Pachyrrhizus erosus Yam Bean, Jicama Sangkung Man kaeo, hua pae kkua, man laao มันแกว
Family Nymphaeaceae (Lotus Family)
Scientific Name English Name Malaysian Names Romanised Thai Name Thai Name
Nelumbium nelumbo Lotus Stems Leng Ngow Kan buah ก้านบัว
Family Araceae (Yam Family)
Scientific Name English Name Malaysian Names Romanised Thai Name Thai Name
Colocasia esculenta Yam, Taro Ubi Keladi Puak มันแกว
Family Cyperaceae (Water Chestnut Family)
Scientific Name English Name Malaysian Names Romanised Thai Name Thai Name
Eleocharis dulcis Water Chestnut Mar Tai Haeo cheen .
Family Zingiberaceae (Ginger Family)
Scientific Name English Name Malaysian Names Romanised Thai Name Thai Name
Zingiber officinale Ginger Helia Khing ขิง

Shoot vegetables
Sayur-sayuran pucuk

Family Gramineae (Grains Family)
Scientific Name English Name Malaysian Names Romanised Thai Name Thai Name
Bambusa spp Bamboo shoots Rebong Naw mai thai .
Family Liliaceae (Lily Family)
Scientific Name English Name Malaysian Names Romanised Thai Name Thai Name
Asparagus officinalis Asparagus Shoots Paku asparagilus . .




This page was specially designed to collect information on Organic Vegetables. More pictures and text will be added from time to time as I gather more information on this topic.


Inquiries    (Pertanyaan)
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Soi Central Park,
Hatyai, Thailand

June 2003