What is the scientific name for a carrot?

Answer Several wild carrot species belong to the Apiaceae, or carrot, family. Carrots grown for food were derived from the Daucus carota species. These carrots that we eat are consider a subspecies of the... Read More »

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Carrot Oil Uses?

Carrot oil, also known as Queen Anne's Lace, comes from -- you guessed it -- carrots. According to the online drug index,, carrot oil is a non-toxic derivative of the carrot seed. Though ... Read More »

Have you ever tried a carrot dog?

it tasted very good, but it didnt remind me of a real hot dog at ALL!i tried it when i went to the vegan festival

Who is Carrot Top?

Known for his high energy antics and inventive imagination, Carrot Top is a true comedy pioneer, making prop comedy not only accepted but quite popular. He began his career in the early 1990s and c... Read More »

How to Peel a Carrot?

Peeling a conventionally grown carrot will remove many of the pesticides that tend to accumulate in the skin. Many people also peel carrots for aesthetic reasons.