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

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