Return to the Asian Vegetables Forum | Post a Follow-Up

What Asian Herb is this?

Posted by Kachana DFW Texas (My Page) on
Tue, Aug 12, 14 at 20:02

Please help me identify this very aromatic herb.



Follow-Up Postings:

RE: What Asian Herb is this?

  • Posted by xman 7/8 (My Page) on
    Thu, Aug 14, 14 at 11:09

Looks like Purslane...but I am not 100% sure.


RE: What Asian Herb is this?

This is Vietnamese "ngò om" also called "rau om". I've seen it labeled "Vietnamese rice paddy herb". It is most associated with a Southern style sour "soup" known as "canh chua".

 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!

Return to the Asian Vegetables Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Please review our Rules of Play before posting.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.

Learn more about in-text links on this page here