Are pumpkins fruits or vegetables?

Answer A pumpkin is a fruit. It seems like a vegetable, but the family Cucurbitaceae, and the genus Cucurbita includes gourds, squash and pumpkins.

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If you need 5 fruits and vegetables a day are you saying you need 5 fruits and 5 vegetables Or just 5 total?

You need a total of 5 servings of fruit and vegetables, not 5 of each.A serving size of fruit would be, for example, one piece of fresh fruit (pear, peach, orange), or half a grapefruit, or a half ... Read More »

Are pumpkins fruits or veggies?

A pumpkin is a fruit, not a vegetable. According to Biology Reference, "a fruit is an organ that contains seeds, protecting these as they develop and often aiding in their dispersal." In 2008, appr... Read More »

Why some meat eaters think eating vegetables,fruits are wrong even if they're eating both meat and vegetables?

I've never heard a meat eater say that it's wrong to eat vegetables. The old argument of "But don't plants feel pain too?" is merely the (lame) way in which they seek to justify the cruelty which ... Read More »

How to Eat More Fruits and Vegetables?

Organic produceHave you ever wanted to incorporate more fruits and vegetables into your diet? Ever felt like it would be too difficult? Believe it or not, it is actually quite easy.