Scientific Name: Corchorus Olitorius
Country of Origin: Africa
Lalu, also known as Molokheiya, Egiptian Spinach, Jews Mallow or Jute plant is a leafy green popular in Egypt, Middle East, West African, India, and Southeast Asia. This crop is considered an Egypt national dish. With high levels of vitamin C, dietary fiber, and iron, Lalu has become a staple crop in many cuisines.