The pear is any of several tree and shrub species of genus Pyrus /ˈpaɪrəs/, in
the family Rosaceae. It is also the name of the pomaceous fruit of these trees.
Several species of pear ...
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Jan 21, 2015 ... Is the avocado a fruit or a vegetable? Because it belongs in the genus Persea in
the Lauraceae family, horticulturally it is meets all of the criteria ...
However, a new analysis of the Nurses' Health Study has shown that among all
fruits and vegetables analyzed for their flavonoid content, the combination of ...
Thus, the apple, pear, orange, lemon, peach, plum, grape, banana, ... There is no
well-drawn distinction between vegetables and fruits...in the popular sense; but ...
Botanically, it is a "pome fruit” produced in the Rosaceae family of trees, in the
Pyrus genus. ... Pears fruit is packed with health benefiting nutrients such as
dietary fiber, anti-oxidants, minerals and vitamins, which are necessary ...
Chayote or mirliton is a pear shaped light green vegetable of gourd family. ... The
fruit has thin, pale green color skin and several shallow vertical furrows on the ...
Sep 22, 2015 ... Eating more fruits — particularly berries, apples and pears — and nonstarchy
vegetables like soybeans and cauliflower may help you lose ...
It is sometimes called an avocado pear. Avocado is often mistaken for a
vegetable because we eat it like a salad vegetable, but it is actually a fruit.
Avocados are ...
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festivals and ... apples; berries; blackberries; blueberries; cranberries; peaches;