Are peppers fruit or vegetable?

Answer A fruit is defined as the ripened ovary of a flower and contains the seeds of the plant. Based on that description, the University of Arkansas defines all peppers as fruits, even though most people... Read More »

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Are chili peppers a vegetable or a fruit?

A fruit contains the seeds of the plant, since it is the ripened ovary of a flower. Based on that definition, the University of Arkansas classifies all peppers, including chili peppers, as fruits, ... Read More »

How long until chili peppers fruit?

Chili peppers take approximately 84 days to fruit and be ready for harvest, according to the University of Illinois Extension office. Chili peppers sometimes are harvested earlier when they are gre... Read More »

Jalapeno peppers taste just like bell peppers?

It can happen depending on where they were grown and the soil conditions, I had the same issue with store bought jalapeno's and the long chinese green hot peppers, one year on my balcony I tried to... Read More »

I don't really like fruit. Are there any vegetables I can eat to replace the nutrients in fruit?

Well a tomatoe is a fruit but it tastes like a vegetable. How about cucomber,potatoe,peppers,etc. Hope this helped. ;-)