The potato is a starchy, tuberous crop from the perennial nightshade Solanum
tuberosum L. .... After flowering, potato plants produce small green fruits that
resemble green cherry tomatoes, .... In ...
So basically they are a vegetable but they are not counted in the five we should
eat each day. 'Potatoes are botanically classified as a vegetable, but they ...
Apr 2, 2011 ... In fact, it doesn't even class the potato as a vegetable at all. ... 'The five-a-day
message is about eating fruit and veg to increase our vitamin, ...
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Botanically potato is a vegetable, one of the nightshade vegetables in specific.
But most nutritionists regard it as a starchy food for it has a high content of carb.
Pick up a potato and you notice eyes with little lashes on it. In fact, the lashes look
like tiny roots. Have you ever wondered why the potato has roots on it?
A cup of fruit may contain more calories than a cup of vegetables because fruits
have higher sugar content. However, starchy vegetables like beet and potato are
May 2, 2011 ... Q. Do root vegetables like sweet potatoes count as vegetables or starches, ...
Antinoro says it's always better to eat fruits and vegetables with ...
Apr 13, 2008 ... Ok, on the CrownofMaine web site there was a poll today asking what is your
favorite vegetable. One of the choices was potato. Living all my ...
Sep 20, 2011 ... As if the question about fruits and vegetables wasn't perplexing enough, there is
now another very confusing question about the potato being a ...