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What Parts of Potato Plants Are Poisonous?

There is often some truth in old superstitions. Once thought deadly poison, 1 part of the nightshade family, the tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum), is one of the most-planted plants in the modern house garden today that its biochemistry is well known. Among tomato’s family members, potato (Solanum tuberosum), was never quite as infamous. As prevalent as […]

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What to Do With Blooms on Horseradish Plant?

Horseradish (Armoracia rusticana) is a member of the Brassicaceae (Cruciferae) family, together with vegetables such as broccoli and radishes. Hardy in U.S. Department of Agriculture plant hardiness zones 4 through 8, it is an herbaceous perennial grown for its flavorful roots, which have been used and used as a condiment since early times. Horseradish flowers […]

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