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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pumpkin

In Guangxi province, China, the leaves of the pumpkin plant are consumed as a cooked vegetable or in soups. In Australia and New Zealand, pumpkin is often roasted in conjunction with other vegetables. In Japan, small pumpkins are served in savory dishes, including tempura. In Myanmar, pumpkins are used in both ...

www.fruitsandveggiesmorematters.org/pumpkins-fruit-vegetable-difference-two

Sep 30, 2016 ... Q. Hi,Just wondering what defines the difference between a Fruit and a Vegetable?As i've been told a pumpkin is a fruit. A. A pumpkin, from a.

www.fruitsandveggiesmorematters.org/pumpkins-fruit-vegetable

May 23, 2017 ... A. A pumpkin, from a botanist's perspective, is a fruit because it's a product of the seed-bearing structure of flowering plants. Vegetables, on the other hand, are the edible portion of plants such as leaves, stems, roots, bulbs, flowers, and tubers. Because pumpkins are less sweet and more savory from a ...

www.stltoday.com/news/local/columns/editors-desk/is-a-pumpkin-a-fruit-or-vegetable-depends-on-whom/article_a9fb09d2-f8ee-11e0-9b57-0019bb30f31a.html

Oct 18, 2011 ... Debra Bass' article about how pumpkin is used as a skin care product raises a question. First of all, here's the lead:

www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/pumpkin-is-a-fruit_us_5804fa8ae4b06e04759605c2

Oct 18, 2016 ... Once and for all, people need to stop thinking of pumpkins as vegetables. If you think the pumpkin is your favorite fall vegetable, you should know that is absolutely impossible, because pumpkins are in fact a fruit. That's right, a fruit ― just like an apple, orange or pear. It's even the official state fruit of New ...

www.realsimple.com/food-recipes/is-pumpkin-a-fruit

As you spend hours in the coming weeks carving pumpkins and preparing pumpkin pies, you may start to wonder: What exactly is a pumpkin? Is it a vegetable? But it has seeds, so is pumpkin a fruit? And is a pumpkin different than a gourd, or a squash? To get to the bottom of the pumpkin mystery, we sleuthed out the facts ...

heavy.com/entertainment/2016/10/pumpkin-vegetable-fruit-plant-what-is-halloween-2016

Oct 14, 2016 ... Botanists classify a fruit as the part of the plant that develops from a flower and contains seeds; the other parts are considered vegetables (ie stems, leaves, roots). Pumpkins are members of the gourd family, which includes cucumbers, honeydew lemons, cantaloupe, and zucchini. Gourds are native to ...

www.planetbonehead.com/kids/ask/kids-ask-pumpkin-fruit-or-vegetable

According to botanists (scientists who study plants), a fruit is the part of the plant that develops from a flower. A fruit is also the section of the plant that contains the seeds. All the other parts of plants are considered vegetables. This includes the stems, leaves and roots — and even the flower bud. That means that beans, ...

www.usatoday.com/media/cinematic/video/106741378/why-pumpkin-is-a-fruit-and-not-a-vegetable

Oct 17, 2017 ... Learn whether pumpkins are gourds or squash—and why they're actually a fruit and not a vegetable. Plus, learn about the health benefits.