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Kaelix87

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Looking to buy a Filipino Vine Vegetable known as BagBagKong
« on: September 23, 2018, 01:07:50 PM »
Bagbagkong other names it goes by is sabidukong, tonkin jasmine,

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Re: Looking to buy a Filipino Vine Vegetable known as BagBagKong
« Reply #1 on: September 24, 2018, 05:13:14 PM »
It is Telosma cordata. Very fragrant flowers. ;)

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Re: Looking to buy a Filipino Vine Vegetable known as BagBagKong
« Reply #2 on: September 24, 2018, 11:49:29 PM »
are they fragrant? my parents told me to find them so they could add it to their stews lol

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Re: Looking to buy a Filipino Vine Vegetable known as BagBagKong
« Reply #3 on: September 25, 2018, 03:04:36 PM »
Yes, they are very fragrant - some kind of lemony /ylang smell

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Re: Looking to buy a Filipino Vine Vegetable known as BagBagKong
« Reply #4 on: September 26, 2018, 01:41:15 AM »
I believe that the plant for which you are looking is Telosma cordata. It is available from Logee's: https://www.logees.com/chinese-violet-telosma-cordata.html

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Re: Looking to buy a Filipino Vine Vegetable known as BagBagKong
« Reply #5 on: September 28, 2018, 03:13:28 PM »
Thanks, I ordered some, I'll let my parents grow them and eat them first before I do <.< sounds sketch haha but I showed them a picture and they were like YEAH THOSE. not sure if they are edible... guess I'll find out soon   :P

 

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