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List of root vegetables - Wikipedia

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Root vegetables are plant roots used as vegetables. Although botany distinguishes true roots ... Apios americana (hog potato or groundnut); Cyperus esculentus (tigernut or chufa); Dioscorea spp. (ya...

The great potato debate: Nutritionists insist spuds ARE vegetables ...

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Apr 2, 2011 ... The Department of Health has never included potatoes in the 'five a day' criteria. In fact, it doesn't even class the potato as a vegetable at all.

Is Potato a Vegetable? | New Health Guide

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Botanically potato is a vegetable, one of the nightshade vegetables in ... However , it is nutritionally considered as a starchy food due to its high carb content.

Is a potato a vegetable or grain? | Reference.com

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Officially, potatoes are vegetables, not grains. Part of the confusion about what potatoes are stems from the starch content, which rivals that of rice, flour and...

Are potatoes vegetables or fruits? - Quora

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So basically they are a vegetable but they are not counted in the five we should eat each day. ... Potatoes are not considered a fruit from a botanical (science) point of view. They are stem tubers, not originating from a flower. “Vegetable” is not a ...

Do root vegetables like sweet potatoes count as vegetables or ...

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May 2, 2011 ... Q. Do root vegetables like sweet potatoes count as vegetables or starches, and is it true that all the nutrition is in the skins?

5 Healthy Veggies You Think Are Bad For You—But Aren't

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White potatoes, iceberg lettuce, and other wrongly maligned veggies are ... Truth is, even vegetables you may think of as nutritional duds are packed with ...

Potatoes: An Important White Vegetable | Eat + Run | US News

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May 16, 2013 ... Potatoes are packed with potassium and fiber, and low in calories. ... Although this may be true for some produce, "White Vegetables: A ...

Potato Identity Crisis: Am I a Vegetable or Supercarb or Both ...

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Jan 29, 2010 ... The slower, the better — and the potato was quick. And then it seemed it was no longer a vegetable at all, passed over by the Department of ...

Red Potatoes: Nutrition . Selection . Storage - Fruits & Veggies More ...

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Nutrition information for red potatoes and tips on how toselect, store and ... Storage - Fruits & Veggies More Matters : Health Benefits of Fruits & Vegetables ...