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28 Interesting And Fascinating Facts About Tomatoes

Tomatoes are the edible, often red, fruit of the plant Solanum lycopersicum, which is commonly known as the tomato plant. The plant belongs to the nightshade family, Solanaceae. Take a look below for 28 more interesting and fascinating facts about tomatoes. 1. The modern species of tomatoes originated in western South America. 2. The Nahuatl…