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A to Z challenge: J is for Jicama April 17, 2016

Filed under: A to Z challenge,plants — Cynthia @ 11:33 pm

Jicama is a Mexican vine that grows a tuberous root known as a Mexican turnip or Mexican yam bean. The mature seed pods look like green beans but the mature pods are toxic. It’s the root that’s edible.

jicama_plant

refrences: https://greenbeanconnection.wordpress.com/2012/03/09/april-1-jicama-planting-day/

 

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