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Sahaja Gangavavili Koora (Purslane) are procured directly from the farmers' cooperatives. It is healthy, nutritious, 100% organic and grown without using chemical pesticides.
Gangavavili Koora or Purslane is best known as a weed. Though being a weed, it is edible. It is also called pigweed, little hogweed, fatweed and pusley. This succulent plant contains about 93% water. It has red stems and small, green leaves. It has a slightly sour or salty taste, similar to spinach and watercress.
Nutritional values - It is highly nutritious vegetable. has been used as a vegetable source of omega-3 fatty acids and is high in vitamins, minerals. It possesses marked antioxidant activity. It is loaded with antioxidants like Vit C, Vit E, Vit A, Glutathione, Melatonin and Betalain. High in minerals including potassium, magnesium and calcium.
In the kitchen - It is cooked in the similar way as Spinach or Methi leaves. It can added to Salad or Soups also.