Deutsch: Gemüse / Español: Verdura / Português: Vegetal / Français: Légume / Italiano: Verdura /

Vegetable refers to any plant whose fruit, seeds, roots, tubers, bulbs, stems, leaves, or flower parts are used as food, such as the eggplant, tomato, bean, beet, potato, onion, asparagus, spinach, or cauliflower.

The list below Shows the category/classification of Vegetables in English:

Please see also the Pictures below for the Vegetables available or found in the Philippines, around some wet markets (Palengke) in the country

1. Brassicas

  • Broccoli
  • Brussels Sprouts
  • Cabbage
  • Cauliflower
  • Chinese Cabbage
  • Collard Greens
  • Kale
  • Kohl Rabi
  • Swedes
  • Turnips

2. Bud and Stem Vegetables

  • Asparagus
  • Bamboo Shoots
  • Cardoon
  • Celery
  • Fennel
  • Globe Artichokes
  • Palm Hearts
  • Rhubarb

3. Bulb Vegetables

4. Fruiting Vegetables

5. Fungi

  • Blewit
  • Cauliflower Fungus
  • Ceps
  • Chanterelles
  • Common Mushrooms (Champignon)
  • Giant Puffball
  • Hedgehog Mushrooms
  • Horn of Plenty
  • Horse Mushrooms
  • Morels
  • Oyster Mushrooms
  • Parasol Mushrooms
  • Shaggy Ink Caps
  • Shiitake Mushrooms
  • Straw Mushrooms
  • Truffles

6. Podded Vegetables

7. Root Vegetables

  • Beetroot
  • Carrots
  • Celeriac
  • Jerusalem Artichokes
  • Parsnips
  • Potatoes
  • Salsify
  • Swedes
  • Sweet Potatoes
  • Turnips
  • Yams

8. Salad and Leafy Vegetables

  • Bean Sprouts
  • Beet Greens
  • Chinese Cabbage
  • Chicory
  • Collard Greens
  • Escarole
  • Fiddlehead Fern
  • Frisée
  • Kale
  • Lamb's Lettuce
  • Lettuce
  • Mustard and Cress
  • Mustard Greens
  • Radicchio
  • Radishes
  • Rocket
  • Spinach
  • Swiss Chard
  • Watercress
  • Wild Green

Vegetables found/available  in the Philippines
Vegetable/Gulay/Gemuse. That was me enjoying the market Scene in the Philippines.
Vegetables available/found in the Philippines
Vegetable/Gulay/Gemuse
In one of the wet markets or Public Market in the Philippines. Those are the of the available vegetables sold there
Vegetable/Gulay/Gemuse . Puso ng Saging (Banana Heart), Upo (Gourd), String Beans (Sitaw) and Bitter Melon (Ampalaya/Amorgoso)

Other definition:

In the context of food, vegetables refer to edible plants or parts of plants that are consumed as food. They are typically low in calories, high in fiber, and rich in vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants. Here are some examples of common vegetables:

  1. Carrots
  2. Broccoli
  3. Spinach
  4. Tomatoes
  5. Potatoes
  6. Onions
  7. Peppers (bell, chili, jalapeno, etc.)
  8. Mushrooms
  9. Cabbage
  10. Cauliflower
  11. Zucchini
  12. Eggplant
  13. Green beans
  14. Peas
  15. Corn
  16. Kale
  17. Lettuce
  18. Radishes
  19. Beets
  20. Brussels sprouts

There are many other types of vegetables, including leafy greens, root vegetables, cruciferous vegetables, and nightshade vegetables. Incorporating a variety of vegetables into your diet can help provide essential nutrients and promote overall health.

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