Survivals plant in the coastal areas

Survival’s plant in the coastal areas | Gelang Pasir (Sesuvium portulacastrum)

Survival is the state or fact of continuing to live or exist.  It can be caused by an accident, natural disaster, war, or other difficult circumstances.  the length of the survival condition is full of uncertainty. A survivor must quickly get out of the survival condition safely. Of course composure, skill and readiness will increase one’s chances of survival. Food availability is one of the most important things for survival. Below is the information, one of the survival’s plant in the coastal areas.

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Indonesian Indigenous vegetables

Indonesian Indigenous vegetables | Mollugo pentaphylla

Indonesian indigenous vegetables referred to the plants that are commonly used as vegetables, but nowadays was unpopular anymore. There are many plants that today are simply known as grasses. But actually, the Indonesian people previously used it as vegetables. Mollugo penthapylla is on the list of vegetable plants according to the Indische Groenten book.

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Reundeu is vegetables of the past

Reundeu is vegetables of the past, but more popular as medicinal plants for today

Reundeu is vegetables of the past, but today, Reundeu (Staurogyne elongata) is more popular only as medicinal plants. Based on the information from the Indische Groenten book, many vegetable plants that were once popular are now only known as medicinal plants. Some are even known as ordinary weed. Hopefully, it will initiate other articles to reintroduce some vegetable plants that today being unpopular in Indonesia.

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Indonesian forgotten vegetable plant

Indonesian Forgotten Vegetable Plant – Pinten (Dicliptera chinensis)

Pinten ( Dicliptera chinensis ) is the Indonesian forgotten vegetable plant. There are many native vegetable plants in Indonesia. But, many of them, nowadays is forgotten as vegetables. It seems that there are missing links among generations to maintain the information. Another factor could be the limited study of these plants.

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Vegetable Plants In Indonesia

Vegetable Plants In Indonesia: A Short Review of Indische Groenten Book

Indische Groenten is a book in the Dutch language. Book with 1005 pages contains information about vegetable plants in Indonesia in the 1920s. This book is one of the important references for studying the history of plant benefits in Indonesia. We can found many pieces of information related to the vegetables, ethnobotany, recipe, and culture in Indonesia

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