Cambodian Weed

Cambodian Weed

The invasive plant water spinach is banned in some states — and essential to Asian cooking. In a small village outside Houston, relocated Cambodians are growing and selling it across state lines, up North, out West, hoping to get rich. The authorities don’t have a clue. PHOTOS BY DANIEL KRAMER


The invasive plant water spinach is banned in some states — and essential to Asian cooking. In a small village outside Houston, relocated Cambodians are growing and selling it across state lines, up North, out West, hoping to get rich. The authorities don’t have a clue. PHOTOS BY DANIEL KRAMER
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