Why is corn a fruit?

Is corn a vegetable or a grass?

Corn is an important member of the grass family. Corn (Zea mays) was domesticated from a wild plant called teosinte (Zea mexicana) about 7000 years ago.

Is broccoli a fruit?

Vegetables are usually grouped according to the portion of the plant that is eaten such as leaves (lettuce), stem (celery), roots (carrot), tubers (potato), bulbs (onion) and flowers (broccoli). A fruit is the mature ovary of a plant. … According to this definition squash, pepper and eggplants are also fruits.

Is a potato a fruit?

Is Onion a fruit?

Is a pea a fruit?

Is a jalapeno a fruit?

Is Pineapple a fruit or vegetable?

Is watermelon a fruit?

Is a coconut a fruit?

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