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What Is The Scientific And Proper Name For The Following Nigerian Foods? by lumzi23: 6:07pm On May 18, 2011
The normal pepper we use to cook stew
The Yam we eat
The brown kidney beans we use to beans

I am asking in case I go outside and I am looking for these ingredients to cook.

Any help would be appreciated.
Re: What Is The Scientific And Proper Name For The Following Nigerian Foods? by MissyB3(f): 10:46pm On May 18, 2011
Real pepper for stew : Real Name - Chilli pepper, Scientific name - Capsicum annuum
OR
Tatashe (?)[local name], Real name - Bell pepper, Scientific name - Capsicum annuum


Real name - Yam, Scientific name- Dioscorea Species

Real name - Kidney beans, Scientific name - Phaseolus vulgaris

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Re: What Is The Scientific And Proper Name For The Following Nigerian Foods? by lumzi23: 10:59pm On May 18, 2011
Missy ★ B:

Real pepper for stew : Real Name - Chilli pepper, Scientific name - Capsicum annuum
OR
Tatashe (?)[local name], Real name - Bell pepper, Scientific name - Capsicum annuum


Real name - Yam, Scientific name- Dioscorea Species

Real name - Kidney beans, Scientific name - Phaseolus vulgaris

Thank you very much.
tpia@:

sounds like an invasion to me.

a lazy one at that.

too lazy to even use google.

It made more sense to me to check a Nigerian forum for something about Nigerian food. Plus, I am sure I have checked google in the past but didn't get the satisfactory information.

Also, invasion?

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