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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carrot

The carrot (Daucus carota subsp. sativus) is a root vegetable, usually orange in colour, though ... The most commonly eaten part of the plant is the taproot, although the greens are sometimes eaten as well. ... Romans ate a root vegetable called pastinaca, which may have been either the carrot or the closely related parsnip.

www.answers.com/Q/What_part_of_a_carrot_plant_could_be_considered_a_wedge

Generally people eat the orange root of the plant, but the stem is also edible. The stem is ... A wedge shaped portion of a circle is called a sector. Edit. Share to:.

www.britannica.com/plant/carrot

Mar 10, 2017 ... carrot: herbaceous, generally biennial plant of the Apiaceae family that produces ... Wild carrot (subspecies D. carota carota, also called Queen Anne's lace) is native ... The edible portion may be a root, such as rutabaga, beet.

www.cbd.int/ibd/2008/youth/food/4.shtml

Mar 27, 2008 ... Answer key. What parts of plants do you eat? Roots: Carrots, Potatoes and Onions. Flowers: Broccoli, Cauliflower Cabbage. Nuts and Seeds: ...

www.carrotmuseum.co.uk/carrotroot.html

The main parts of the carrot root and their purpose. ... Plants have two different types of transport tissue: the Xylem (core) transports water and solutes ... a mucus like substance called mucigel that allows the root to move through the soil easily.

www.extension.umn.edu/garden/yard-garden/vegetables/growing-carrots-and-root-vegetables

Carrots, beets, parsnips, radishes, turnips, and rutabagas are the most commonly grown root ... Do not apply insecticides to plant parts that are to be eaten. A soil ...

extension.umaine.edu/gardening/manual/propagation/plant-propagation

Asexual propagation involves the vegetative parts of a plant: stems, roots, or leaves. .... For example, tomato seed has a minimum germination temperature of 50 ... This so called “after ripening” may be accomplished artificially by a practice called stratification. ..... Cut begonia leaves into wedges with at least one vein.

botit.botany.wisc.edu/botany_130/anatomy/secondary_growth

It may be a good idea to review both "Cells and Tissues of the Plant Body", ... Cross section of Tilia stem at end of primary growth: IIb. ... of cells derived from and to the inside of the cork cambium called phelloderm. ... and the growth of certain rays in the phloem forming wedge-shaped regions ... Cross section of a carrot root.

ipmdata.ipmcenters.org/documents/cropprofiles/Txcarrots.pdf

Valley, a third is in the Winter Garden area (South West of San Antonio) and the ... for various cut carrot consumer items such as slices, wedges and 'baby carrots.' ... Damage Caused: Foliage feeding insects destroy carrot plant stems and leaves. .... Biological Control Practices: A naturally occurring biocontrol agent called ...

idph.iowa.gov/Portals/1/Files/INN/LP10%20K-1%20Vary%20Your%20Veggies%20Final%207.13.12.pdf

Carrots grow in a host of other colors including white, yellow, or red. The carrot is a ... group of plant pigments called carotenoids, and beta carotene is a member of this group. ... Students could dip a small wedge in salsa to jazz up the flavor.