Sweet pepper, also called Capsicum or paprika, has become a staple vegetable for the local Jordanian market as well as for export to the Gulf and even Europe.
The production of tomato is unlike any other crop in Jordan. Around 32% of all cultivated crops grown are tomatoes.
The main squash variety grown in Jordan is a small but very tasty vegetable. It is also known as zucchini or courgette.
A relatively easy to grow crop, lettuce is grown all year round and accounts for around 3.5% of total cultivated crop area in Jordan.