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6 Awesome Fun Facts About Pumpkins

FUN FACT#1

Pumpkins are native to North America and are grown all around the world, except for Antarctica.

FUN FACT#2

Most commercial pumpkins are grown by pollination from honeybees.

 

FUN FACT#3

The United States grows around a billion and a half pounds of pumpkins each year.

 

FUN FACT#4

Giant pumpkins can grow bigger than a tonne in weight, that’s over 2000 lbs.

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FUN FACT#5

Almost all of the pumpkin is edible, you can eat the flesh, seeds, leaves and flowers.

 

FUN FACT#6

On Halloween, pumpkins and are commonly carved into jack-o-lanterns, this tradition originated in Ireland and was brought to North America, although in Ireland they often used turnips rather than pumpkins.

 

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5 Awesome Fun Facts About BUTTERFLIES

FUN FACT#1

Butterflies have four wings that fly in a figure eight motion.

 

FUN FACT#2

When a caterpillar turns into a butterfly it’s called the “metamorphosis” .

FUN FACT#3

Butterflies have taste receptors on their feet.

FUN FACT#4

Butterflies have long tube-like tongues called a “proboscis”, that can soak up nectar like a sponge.

 

 

FUN FACT#5

Butterflies cannot fly if they get too cold, their wings will not work.

 

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6 Awesome Fun Facts About WATERMELONS

 

FunFact#1

Watermelons originate from Africa.

FunFact#2

In Australia, a species of watermelons are called “pig melons” and are considered to be an invasive plant.watermelon FULL

 

FunFact#3

Watermelons are made up of approximately 90% water.

 

FunFact#4

China is the largest producer of watermelons in the world.

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FunFact#5

Watermelons are actually considered to be berries and not melons.watermelon SLICE

FunFact#6

Watermelons can be great for promoting healthy skin.

 

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8 Awesome Fun Facts About APPLES

 

FunFact#1

The apple tree is believed to be the first tree ever cultivated.

 

FunFact#2

Apple trees originate from Asia and were brought to North America.

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FunFact#3

Apple skin is protected by a layer of epicuticular wax.

 

FunFact#4

Apples have more genomes than any other studied plant, they even more than human genomes.

 

FunFact#5

Apples may be one of the healthiest foods for you to eat.

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FunFact#6

Apples have a high fiber content and can be good for weight loss.

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FunFact#7

Apples can be great for your brain and your heart.

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FunFact#8

Apples contain antioxidants that can be great for preventing many potential health risks.

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8 Awesome Fun Facts about ORANGES

 

 

FUN FACT#1

One orange has more than 100% of your daily vitamin C requirement.

FUN FACT#2

Oranges are not a wild fruit, they are a hybrid of pomelos and mandarins.

FUN FACT#3

Oranges were first cultivated in Asia.

FUN FACT#4

Oranges are one of the worlds most popular fruits.

FUN FACT#5

Winter is the peak season for oranges and other citrus fruits.

FUN FACT#6

All of the vitamin C in oranges can be great for boosting the immune system.

FUN FACT#7

Oranges have nutrients in them that can help with sleep, muscle movement, learning and memory.

FUN FACT#8

Oranges have antioxidant effects that can be good for your health.