who knew?

Discussion in 'Random Thoughts' started by interval_illusion, Dec 30, 2004.

  1. wow... eggplant is a fruit...specifically a berry.

    i would never have guessed that.
     
  2. kjhippielove88

    kjhippielove88 color + rhyme

    wow i guess u really do learn somethin new everyday
     
  3. lynsey

    lynsey Banned

    all 'vegetables' that have seeds are technically fruits
     
  4. dhs

    dhs Senior Member

    but are all fruits berries?
     
  5. Soulless||Chaos

    Soulless||Chaos SelfInducedExistence

    What about a coconut? :confused:
     
  6. lynsey

    lynsey Banned

    no but all berries are fruits
     
  7. Pressed_Rat

    Pressed_Rat Do you even lift, bruh?

    Squash and pumpkins are also fruits, as are tomatoes and green peppers.
     
  8. dhs

    dhs Senior Member

    I would assume then that all peppers are fruits, not just the green ones
     
  9. Pressed_Rat

    Pressed_Rat Do you even lift, bruh?

    Yeah. I don't know why I said green peppers.
     
  10. Duck

    Duck quack. Lifetime Supporter

    I didn't
     
  11. i would never have guessed that peppers are fruits either....so, are they still consider veggies?
     
  12. Bellfire01

    Bellfire01 I'll say anything

    It looks like a potato
     
  13. and tastes like a tomato.
     
  14. lynsey

    lynsey Banned

    because they don't have the sweet property that we commonly associatte with fruit.
     
  15. lace_and_feet

    lace_and_feet Super Member

    Aren't they.....nuts?
     
  16. hiro

    hiro pursue it

    HAHA lace and feet.
     
  17. hiro

    hiro pursue it

    Coconuts are fruit.
     
  18. antithesis

    antithesis Hello

    I learned that in Botany this last semester during the fruit section of angiosperms. Many things are fruits that people would never suspect. And all the fruits that people call 'berries' like rasberries, blackberries, ect... are not in fact berries at all.
     
  19. antithesis

    antithesis Hello

    And Emily is right, coconuts are a fruit.... a simple dry fruit to be exact :p
     
  20. hiro

    hiro pursue it

    Yay for me. Christine what are raspberries, etc then. I love angiosperms!!!!!
     

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