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Product Summary (Registration No.16)

Registration No.16 山内かぶら

Registered name (Transcription) : 山内かぶら(Yamauchi Kabura)
Reference information : Yamauchi Turnip
Yamauchi Kabura photo

Category of Product

Class 2 Vegetables (Turnip)

Production Area

Yamauchi in Wakasa Town, Mikata Kaminaka County, Fukui Prefecture

Registered Group

Yamauchi Kabura‐Chan Association


Yamauchi Kabura is a conical shaped turnip and has dents and many fibers. It maintains the firmness even if it is thoroughly cooked. The turnip also has crispness when it is pickled. The leaves are also edible.

Link with the Production Area

Yamauchi Kabura is a native variety, which has been cultivated in Yamauchi in Wakasa Town.Its original characteristics have been passed down from generation to generation by avoiding cross-breeds with other turnips. Its seed is rigidly managed, and is not allowed to use outside of the production area.


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