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 »

How do you tell a fruit from a vegetable?

Fruits develop from the ovaries of plants and contain the seeds. Some plants develop other parts to contain or hold the seeds ("pomes" like the apple and pear, accessory fruits like the strawberry)... Read More »

If you were a fruit or vegetable?

LOL - I would be an apricot.... uuuummmmm.... cos they're yummy. But I wouldn't want to be in the V & V section, cos I'm pretty sure I'd be eaten.... he he ;0)