Glossary of Plant-Based Foods

Click on the links for general and nutritional information about these plant-based foods.

agar-agar / agarjicama
almond / almendrakale / kale
(!)aloe vera / sávila kiwi / kiwi
amaranth / amarantoleek / poro
apple / manzanalemon / limon
apricot / chabacanolentil / lenteja
aquafaba / aquafabalettuce / lechuga
artichoke / alcachofalima bean / haba
asparagus / espárragolime / lima
avocado / aguacatemamey
banana / plátanomango / mango
barley / cebadamelons / melones
basil / albahacamushroom / champiñón
bay leaf / laurelnectarine / nectarina
beet / betabel, remolachanutritional yeast / levadura nutricional
blackberry / zarzamoraokra / kimbombo
black-eyed pea / guisante de ojo negroolive / aceituna
broccoli / brocolíonion / cebolla
brazil nut / nuez de Brasilorange / naranja
brussels sprout / col de Bruselaspapaya / papaya
cabbage / colparsley / perejil
cactus leaf / nopalpea / chicharo
carrot / zanahoriapeanut / cacahuate, mani
cashew / maranónpear / pera
cauliflower / coliflorpecan / nuez
celery / apiopepper / chile
chaya / chayapineapple / piña
chayote / chayotepistachio / pistacho
cherry / cerezaplantain / plátano macho
chia / chiaplum /ciruela
chickpea / garbanzopomegranate / granada
cilantro (coriander) / cilantropotato / papa
clementine / clementinaprickly pear / tuna
corn / maizprune / ciruela pasa
corn smut / huitlacochepumpkin / calabaza
cucumber / pepinoquinoa / quinoa
cumin / cominoradish / rábano
curcumin and turmeric / cúrcumaraisin / pasita
date / dátilraspberry / frambuesa
dragon fruit / pitahayasesame seed / ajonjoli
eggplant (aubergine) / berenjenaspinach / espinaca
endive /squash / calabaza
fava bean (broad bean) / habassquash flower / flor de calabaza
fennel /strawberry / fresa
fig / higosunflower seed / semilla de girasol
flax / linazasweet potato / camote
garlic / ajotahini / tajini
ginger / genjibretomato / tomate
grape / uvaturnip / nabo
grapefruit / toronjawalnut / nuez de castilla
green bean / ejotewatercress / berro
guanabanawatermelon / sandia
guava / guayabazapote
hibiscus / jamaicazucchini / calabacita
hominy / nixtamal
jackfruit / yaca