cultivated carrot

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Synonyms for cultivated carrot

perennial plant widely cultivated as an annual in many varieties for its long conical orange edible roots

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Wild carrot is sometimes referred to as the subspecies carota, whereas the carotene-rich, orange-rooted cultivated carrot is D.
Molecular diversity analysis of cultivated carrot (Daucus carota L.
2002) who reported that 7% growth reduction occurred for every mM increment in salinity above 20 mM and salt stress resulted in reduction of apparent photosynthetic capacity in cultivated carrot crops and classified it as salt sensitive plant.
Pliny the Elder, a Roman naturalist, and Galen, a Greek physician, refer to cultivated carrots.
It is believed that cultivated carrots originated in that country.
Native to Afghanistan, cultivated carrots belong to the Umbelliferae family that includes parsley, fennel and anise.