What is EFO in Igbo?
Efo Igbo (Eggplant leaves): English Name: African Egg Plant leaf Local Name: Efo Igbo (Yoruba) 2. â ¦ Yoruba â ¦ Salt. The leaf is green and it’s a rich source of vitamins and minerals. READ ALSO: Yoruba …
What is Igbo leaf in English?
Telfairia occidentalis is a tropical vine grown in West Africa as a leaf vegetable and for its edible seeds. Common names for the plant include fluted gourd, fluted pumpkin, ugu (in the Igbo language), and ikong-ubong (in the Efik and Ibibio languages).
What is spinach called in Nigeria?
In Yoruba, Spinach is called Efo tete. Efo means vegetable and this vegetable has numerous health benefits.
What is Kale called in Nigeria?
Kale is Efo Igbo or igba in Yoruba. Another Kale’s name is borecole, this green vegetable can be cooked or eaten raw.
What is horseradish called in Nigeria?
For instance, those who identified it by English names called it either Horseradish tree or Drumstick tree; the Yoruba called it Ewe ile, Ewe igbale or Otili igbo; the Hausa called it either Zogalla, Zogalla gnadi and Bagaruwar maka; while the Fulani community in the state called it Gawara.