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Molecular and genetic studies, along with written history, support the idea that the cultivated/domesticated carrot has a single origin in ...


The History, development and evolution of the carrot.


The History, development and evolution of the carrot - Origins and Development Neolithic to AD 200.


History of carrots spans the last five thousand years and tells the incredible tale of its domestication in the fields of ancient Iran and Afghanistan, expansion to the ...


The history of the carrot can be traced back 5000 years. Evidence has been dug up that this root plant originated in Afghanistan. Over the centuries traders ...


Apr 10, 2012 ... Carrots can naturally grow in a range of colors, including purple, yellow and white. ... And that's it: the bizarrely convoluted history of the carrot's ...


Apr 15, 2010 ... The modern day orange carrot wasn't cultivated until Dutch growers in the late ... Before this, pretty much all carrots were purple with mutated .... Check out the History channel's documentaries on radar and the British air-force.


Apr 18, 2012 ... I've read in several garden books about how carrots weren't originally orange. The first carrots cultivated were purple, yellow, or white. Orange ...


Jun 30, 2010 ... Originating in ancient Egypt, carrots didn't start out so orange. Can you imagine how Bugs Bunny would look chomping down on one of these?


Aug 16, 2009 ... In most countries however, carrots tend to be orange nowadays. ... A thousand years of yellow, white and purple carrot history, was wiped out in ...