Re: Taccarum tubers!!
- Subject: Re: Taccarum tubers!!
- From: StroWi@t-online.de (StroWi)
- Date: Wed, 19 Sep 2001 15:22:02 -0500 (CDT)
Julius Boos schrieb:
> Hi Friends,
> Just a short note on one of the aroid-related 'items' that never ceases to
> enthuse me and lift my presently very sagging and sad spirits at this time
> of the year---- it is when my good friend Bobby who lives close by digs up
> the tubers of his BIG Taccarum weddellianum
> (They remind me of a big, flat 'kholrabi' ( ? spelling)
you nearly made it ;)
It should be "Kohlrabi"
And it has nothing to do with our former chancellor Kohl...
Kohl is a general name for edible Brassicas like cabbage and relatives here in