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Basella alba

Approximately 40.00 seeds per gram
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Basella alba
25 gram for 21 Euros
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50 gram for 39 Euros
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100 gram for 70 Euros
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500 gram for 291 Euros
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Basella alba



Elements of Structural and Systematic Botany
B and T World Seeds' Botanical Glossary

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 5613

The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Basella alba is cold hardy
USDA Zone:10 30° to 40°F   (-1° to +4.5°C)
Type of plant - annual or perennial, depending on climate
Flower or inflorescence: WHITE to RED or PURPLE, infls., edible
Fruit: .........(soak in warm water, germ. 2 weeks at 20deg.C.)
Foliage: obl. to 15x12cm., use like spinach, cut - come again
Height, in meters: 2
Height, in feet: 6.60
Basella alba sales history

Synonyms (alternative names) for Basella alba:
Basella cordifolia, Basella rubra, 

Common names for Basella alba:

Bacela,  Baselle,  Brede Dangola,  Ceylon Spinach,  Ceylon Spinach,  Ceylon-spinach,  Chung K'Uei,  Chung Kuei,  Epinard de Malabar,  Espinaca Blanca,  Espinaca de Malabar,  Indian Spinach,  Indian Spinach,  Indian-spinach,  Land Kelp,  Lo k'uei,  Lo kuei,  Luo kui,  Malabar Nightshade,  Malabar Spinach,  Malabar-nightshade,  Malabar-spinach,  Malabarspinat,  Mong Toi,  T'Eng K'Uei,  Teng Kuei,  Tian Kui Zi,  Vine Spinach,  Yu ts'ai,  Yu tsai, 


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