The tip of the peg, once buried, swells and develops into a peanut fruit. .... Due to
its high monounsaturated content, it is considered healthier than saturated oils, ...
Some nuts are a fruit while others are a seed. So is a peanut a piece of fruit, and
a coconut a seed - The Fruit Pages.
May 1, 2015 ... Peanuts, which aren't true nuts, are actually legumes, so a case could be ... Tree
nuts, on the other hand, are botanically considered fruits.
According to the Peanut Institute, peanuts account for 67 percent of nut
consumption ... Coconut can be considered a fruit or a nut, although it is most
Jun 30, 2011 ... Unlike nuts, which are grown on trees, peanuts grow underground. ... Dr. George
Washington Carver, considered the father of the peanut ...
Interesting Facts about Peanuts: Fruits And Veggies More Matters.org. Although
commonly called a nut, the peanut is actually a legume more closely related to ...
In botanical terms it is considered a legume, which is a fruit. In culinary terms it is
considered to be a plant cultivated for an edible part, therefore a vegetable.
Apr 14, 2010 ... Most people know that peanuts are not nuts—they are members of the ... They're
just drupes in which we eat the seed inside the pit instead of the fruit! .... states
where science/knowledge in general is considered "deviltry"?
Jan 20, 2014 ... Technically speaking, why is a peanut considered a legume and not a ... is a
vegetable (culinary), fruit (botanical), and a berry (subset of fruits).
A drupe is a fruit with a hard stony covering enclosing the seed (like a peach or
olive) and comes from the word drupa meaning overripe olive. A coconut, and all