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Even before cultivation, wild carrots were used centuries ago for medicinal purposes. As a pre-cursor for vitamin A, beta carotene, the yellow-orange pigment found in orange carrots is a powerful…

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Wild spinach originated from central and southwestern Asia (ancient Persia) and is still gathered wild there. It spread to Nepal and China and ultimately to the Mediterranean with the Arab…

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Pomegranates were probably native to the area around present-day Iran and Northern India and then spread to the Mediterranean where they have been cultivated for thousands of years. Many of…

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