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Updated on Jul 13, 2019. Posted on Jul 26, 2018

Do You Actually Know How These Fruits And Veggies Grow?

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  1. How do peanuts grow?

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    Peanuts grow in the ground and are actually legumes — not nuts.

    Learn more about how peanuts grow.

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  2. How do kiwis grow?

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    Kiwis (also called Chinese gooseberries) grow on a hearty vine that's tree-like at the base.

    Learn more about how kiwis grow.

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  3. How does asparagus grow?

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    Asparagus grows straight out of the ground and is a perennial plant (meaning it comes back year after year).

    Learn more about how asparagus grows.

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  4. How does ginger grow?

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    Ginger grows underground and is actually the root of a flowering plant.

    Learn more about how ginger grows.

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  5. How do brussels sprouts grow?

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    Brussels sprouts grow on large, hearty stalks and are part of the cabbage family.

    Learn more about how brussels sprouts grow.

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  6. How does saffron grow?

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    Saffron is the stamens of the crocus flower. (AKA the little hairy things in the center of the flower.)

    Learn more about how saffron is harvested.

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  7. How does celery grow?

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    Celery grows straight out of the ground and requires a lot of water to fully mature.

    Learn more about how celery grows.

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  8. How does garlic grow?

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    Garlic grows underground and will actually sprout into a scape if left to grow.

    Learn more about how garlic grows.

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  9. How do pineapples grow?

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    Pineapples grow in the center of a small plant that one bears a single fruit.

    Learn more about how pineapples grow.

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  10. How does black pepper grow?

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    Black pepper grows on a flowering vine — and the peppercorns are actually the dried, immature fruit.

    Learn more about how black pepper grows.

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