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Chayote leaves are produced from a perennial climbing plant that has stems that can reach up to 10 meters in length. The leaves have a range of 3 to 5 angular lobes that have small thin tendrils attached near or at the base of the stem. Chayote leaves are a member of the Cucurbitaceae family along with squash, cucumber and melon. The Chayote leaf has a sandpaper-like texture and vivid green color. When fresh the Chayote leaf offers a grassy flavor with mellow undertones of cucumber. The leaf is often added to green salads or Asian stir-fries.
Chayote leaves are available year-round.
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Little Italy Mercato
Pachoua VangNear San Diego, California, United States
About 583 days ago, 8/22/15
Spotter's comments : Chayote Leaves spotted at Little Italy Mercato.