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What's the scientific name of breadfruit
Name an example of the deadly nightshade family
What is used to propagate taro?
What is a non-food use of cattails?
What vitamins is the sweet potato rich in?
What is the scientific name the white potato?
Where are eyes formed?
Poi is made from what starchy staple?
What is the family of bananas
What is tapioca made from?
Where is starch made and stored in roots?
Who was responsible for the potato going to Europe?
What toxin is in cassava?
A what is an underground stem with starch stored in its stem?
Sweet potato - genus species
What is one of the 3 top producers of cassava?
What is the family of wild yams?
How do we reproduce cassavas?
What is the best known example of a corm?
Cross pollination of the bana with wild types results in what special property?
Where did the potato originate?
Where is the sweet potato native to?
What does the arrowroot lack that makes their baked goods so useful to certain people?
What is the scientific name for cassava?
What is another name for cassava?
What vitamin is the white potato rich in?
Where is most sweet potato production from?
What plant was used by the Arawak to draw poison from wounds?
What chemical is in taro that is for preventing herbivory?
A sweet potato is an example of what?
What nutrient is lower in sweet potato than white potato?
Freeze drying potatoes make what?
Where are bananas native to?
How many petals are on a solanaceae flower?
What chemical necessitates peeling of wild yams?
Tubers are enlarged tips of?
A cassava is an example of what?
Because yams contained disogenin, what were they once used for?
What is the name for severe protein deficiency associated with eating a diet exclusively of starchy staples?

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