5 Vegetables that Start with H
In this post, we’ve gathered a list of vegetables that start with H. There aren’t too many veggies that start with the letter “h,” but we’ll show you everything we found below…
1. Hamburg Parsley
Hamburg parsley is a root vegetable found most often in Eastern European cooking. There, you’ll find it in soups, although it can also be eaten raw.
2. Heart of Palm
As you might have guessed from the name, heart of palm is a vegetable that’s harvested from palm trees. It’s filled with potassium and iron, on top of being a great source of fiber.
Hijiki is a sea vegetable eaten most frequently in China, Japan, and Korea. Legends there say that eating hijiki can help with your physical beauty. However, there are studies that have shown that it has toxic amounts of arsenic in it, so some countries, including the US, have formally recommended not eating it.
4. Horse Gram
Horse gram is a legume that’s often fed to horses, hence the name. People also eat it, though, and it is used for a few Indian recipes.
Many people have experienced the eye-watering intensity of horseradish in dips and sauces. It’s frequently used for a wasabi substitute, because it’s actually related to wasabi.