Food crops

Food crops

The food crops  are the plants that provide food to us and these  include the following;

Tubers

  • Cassava
  • Potatoes
  • Arrowroots

Sugar crops

  • Sugarcane
  • Stevia

Fruits

  • Mangoes
  • Avocado
  • Oranges
  • Pawpaw
  • Quava
  • Soursop or Kitaferi
  • Tamarillo or Tomato fruit
  • Apple

Spices

  • Rosemary
  • Basil
  • Oregano
  • Various types of mint
  • Eucalyptus tea
  • Lemon grass

Vegetables

  • Dodo
  • Sukuma wiki
  • Jobbyo
  • Egg plant
  • Nakati

Bananas

  • Plantain banana
  • Desert banana (Sukali Ndizi and Bogoya)
  • Juice bananas ( Mussa)
  • Roasting bananas ( Gonja)