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 Did bananas come from the new world or old world?

Answer The banana is an "old world" fruit that originated in the southeast Asian country of Malaysia. Over the centuries bananas were introduced to other regions of the world. Bananas are now grown in pla... Read More »
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Did sugar cane come from the new world or old world?

According to the Sugar Knowledge International website the first use of sugar by man was in the old world across countries such as India. In 510 B.C. the Persian Emperor Darius discovered sugar can... Read More »
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Did peppers come from the new world or the old world?

All of the capsicum peppers--including habenero, chile, cayenne and pimiento--are native to the Central and South America. They were introduced to the Old World, or Europe, Africa and Asia, by Chri... Read More »
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Did sunflowers come from the New World or the Old World?

The sunflower originated in North America, where it is believed to have first been domesticated by Native American tribes in what is now the western United States. By the time Europeans arrived in ... Read More »
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Did vanilla come from the New World or the Old World?

Vanilla originates in the New World with the Totonaco Indians of Mexico. The Aztecs, having conquered the Totonacos, began using vanilla as a drink flavoring. Spain in turn conquered the Aztecs, th... Read More »
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