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Daucus carota L. subsp. sativus (Hoffm.) Arcang. Cm carrot; carotte (Fr.); gelbe Rübe (Ger.); Karotte (Ger);

Mõhre (Ger.); Mohrrübe (Ger.); gajar (ind.); carota (Ital.); cenoura (Port); zanahoria (Sp.)

Econ: Additive (coloring, flavoring); Food (beverage base, vegetable); Mater, (lipids); Poison (mammals)

Dist: widely cult., origin Europe Daucus pusillus Michx.