Tarambulo are round hairy eggplants. Scientific name: Solanum ferox L. Also known as tabanburo or talong-buru. The Tagalog word for the regular “eggplant” happens to be talong. Tarambulo has also been referred to in English as Thai hairy-fruited eggplant. It is not that common a vegetable in the Philippines.
The bewildered natives and Spaniards lamented as Thomasites preached “everyday right living” through sanitation, nutrition and oil cloth tablecloths. Under the new public school system, elementary school girls studied home economics two to three hours a week. They learned that rice is served as a vegetable and must be boiled with salt and some cooking […]