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Peaches and Nectarines

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Peaches are an orange colored, sweet, fuzzy fruit. They grow on trees, and have a pit in the center. Nectarines are the same species as peaches, but lack the fuzzy skin.
1 pound= 2 cups (improvement upon above answer) This depends on what you're measuring. two cups of confectioner's sugar is not going to weigh a whole pound. 16 cups.One pound is 2 cups.
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Peaches have fuzz on the outside because it protects them from being eaten by insects and other "peach thirsty" bugs.
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No. It is poisonous. Do not eat. I have eaten it once, and then was warned it was extremely poisonous. I am obviously living, but I am sure there is no nutrition in the peach seed nut.
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The anatomy of a peach include the seed and the pericarp. The seed is comprised of endosperm, embryo, and seed coat. The pericarp is comprised of the endocarp, mesocarp, and the exocarp.
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Yes, they do belong to the same family. They are both members of the genus Prunus. The peach is Prunus persica. The almond is Prunus dulcis.
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unfortunately, you are converting volume to weight and the ratio would vary according to the density of the material being converted. ex. 1 lb flour = 4 cups but 1 lb of baking powder = 2 1/2 cups ANSWER It depends of the density of your foodstuff. For example 1 US cup of water = 0.52 lb 1 US cup o…
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when a woman reaches a certin age special things begin to happen to her body and hair begins to grow in strange places.this is caused by hormones in the body.personally i prefer the hairless peaches.
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They should be soft: about the same as a ripe banana.
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Yes- it contains a form of cyanide- BUT- not very much.To make a 50 kg person sick (not dead, just sick) you would have to eat more than a half kilogram of the peach pits. So while they are not good for you, they are not "dead right there" poisonous.
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There are three primary dangers in using a pressure cooker. One is the failure of the vessel during a cooking evolution. The earliest pressure cookers failed once in a while, and the results were terrible. You can imagine the metal vessel rupturing with the resulting release of a large quantity of …
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The easiest and less fussy way to peel a peach is to place it in hot (not boiling) water for a few minutes,leave to cool begore gently rubbing the skin ,you will find that it simply rubs off.
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A peach pit ring weighs just as much as a peach pit. It is not heavy @ ALL
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the bananas will rot on the counter in 2 weeks the bananas will rot on the counter in 2 weeks the bananas will rot on the counter in 2 weeks
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It depends on your soil type, fertilization, growing season type or cultavar of peach and location (what zone you are in ) . I am in zone 8-A here in Washington and have 12 peach trees. My 'Frost' trees took 3 years to bare , 'Elberta' only 2 and my 'Redhaven' two of them took 3 years and the rest t…
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The state capital is the city of Atlanta.
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The skin the flesh the pit
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They grow in warm climates such as Georgia, and South Carolina.
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It all depends on the health of the tree and proper thinning of fruits to get larger fruit. but to generalize , on a mature peach tree can get 2 to 3 bushels . A bushle for peaches is 50 lbs. depending on fruit size 60 to 80 peaches per bushel. So I guess between 180 an 240 peaches.
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Peach is the answer to this question!
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Peaches were first found in China thousands of years ago. They were brought to America in the 1500s by explorers.
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peaches come from California and Georgia. both of these states are also called the peach states. if you look at a picture of Georgia, it normally has a peach on it.
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It is a large, dark brown, wrinkled stone. See the images at the link below.
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IT.S A TYPE OF CAKE , WITH BISCUIT GOING ROUND ON THE OUTSIDE THEN FILLED WITH A PEACH FLAVOURED MOUSSE , WITH PEACHES ON THE TOP ...... MMMMMM LOVELYIT.S A TYPE OF CAKE , WITH BISCUIT GOING ROUND ON THE OUTSIDE THEN FILLED WITH A PEACH FLAVOURED MOUSSE , WITH PEACHES ON THE TOP ...... MMMMMM LOVELY…
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No; an Elberta will pollinate itself. if you want a better fruit set , plant another type of peach tree that blooms the same time as your Elberta. you will get cross pollination and inturn will get more peaches.
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A peach is a fruit with a soft, slightly fuzzy skin, a fleshy texture, and a sweet taste.
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it might be gorgia but it could be California so i don't realy know ô_ô actually its 1st South Carolina 2nd California 3rd GeorgiaJust because Georgia is nicknamed the "Peach State," it doesn't mean that it produces the most peaches in the US; South Carolina produces the most. Gaffney, SC alone m…
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It is the almond. They are both in the genus Prunus. Don't believe me? Check out their scientific names.Almond: Prunus dulcisPeach: Prunus persica
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You may find fresh peaches from April through October, but they will be at their very best from June until the end of August. Cooler climates may produce local harvests in July and August and into September. Peach trees flower fairly early in the spring and the flowers are easily damaged or killed b…
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http:/www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/foodcomp/cgi-bin/list_nut_edit.pl go to that website to find out everything you want to know about peaches!
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only between meals
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a peach is related to the plum, cherry, and amond.
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you get a peach seed and plant it
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It's fuzzy and is a little more orange than your skin. o_O
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Peaches aren't a symbol of anything in Judaism.
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fruit The peach is a fruit (seed bearing) Also, watermelon is a veggie!
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A large nectarine contains about 70 calories
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Even though Georgia is know as the "Peach State" Georgia does not grow the most Peaches. South Carolina grows double the amount Peaches than Georgia. By the 1950s, South Carolina had become the biggest peach-producing state. Now, although quantities have dropped, it ships 90,000 tons a year compared…
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barack pronounced as baratsk 'Baratsk' is also the name of a type of brandy (presumably peach or apricot brandy) popular in Hungary and Austria. Fiery stuff!
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You cannot germinate peach seeds, or any seeds. They germinate by themselves.
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Any supermarket (Sainsbury's, Morrisons etc) or grocery shop.
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Peaches are commonly classified into two groups: (1) freestone peaches, where the flesh of the fruit easily separates from the pit (2) clingstone or cling peaches, where the flesh adheres firmly to the pit and is difficult to separate In general, many varieties of cling peaches tend to be firmer …
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The peach (Prunus persica) is a species of Prunus native to China that bears an edible juicy fruit also called a peach. It is a deciduous tree growing to 5-10 m tall, belonging to the subfamily Prunoideae of the family Rosaceae. It is classified with the almond in the subgenus Amygdalus within the g…
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Yes, a peach is a fruit because, it has a seed and fruits need to have a seed.
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My cat eats nectarines all the time - he's never had a problem!My kitty pretty much wants to eat or at least try to eat what ever it is that I'm eating. I think he prefers cantaloupe and nectarines because they tend to be more juicy.
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16 cups.
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I gave my dog nectarine about 4 times now and he was fine. He enjoyed it too. I am not sure if there are any negative effects that I have not seen. but just in case don't try it
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Depending on the size of the peach, there are 3 - 4 medium peaches in 1 pound.
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Yes citric acid
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A dog cannot process or digest the compounds that a nectarine is made of. This is basically like your dog swallowing stones since they cannot break it down.
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150 grams
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its about as soft as a ripe bannana
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No, you do not want to leave the skins on the peaches. They will turn brown and look very unappetizing. Skins can be removed by pealing them off, usually they peal very easily.
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They smell similar to a nectarine.
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yes
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Peaches grow on peach trees in warm climates with lots of water and sunshine.
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One pound.
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Nectarines can be very harmful and deadly to dogs. This is because they contain stones that have a specific compound that a dogs body cannot digest.
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In Brazil they grow fruits such as mangos, bannanas, acai, watermelon, tomatoes, grapes, star fruit, guavas, papayas.... and many more !
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Ya my sister's name peaches....[[no homo]]
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peaches are from china
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a peach has a higher biotic potential because it takes longer for a peach to grow because of the tree.
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Peaches originated in China around 2000 BC, where the first wild peach trees produced small, sour fruits. The ancient Chinese learned to cultivate the trees, resulting in larger, more flavorful fruit. Peaches were mentioned in Chinese writings as far back as the 10th century BC. They were a valuable…
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Stone fruit are fruit that have a pit or 'stone' inside - like peaches, plums, apricots, nectarines and cherries.
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It depends what shop you buy it from and what VAT and inflation is at the time of purchase.Also, what country.If this was a troll line, then you must be a newfag at trolling.
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yes.
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That is from an old Steve Miller song.It the Presidents of the United States of America, song title: Peaches
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i thank it takes about half a week
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hydrocyanic acid
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No not really ,but yes kinda sorta
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It has to be hard
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Peaches are best grown in California but are also well known in other states all around America Georgia is known as the "peach state" but I can tell you as a native of CA we have the BEST peaches. __ Canada also grows magnificent peaches. Two areas come to mind - Niagra falls area has long been kno…
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Yes, they are similar. The main difference is that a nectarine has a smooth skin whereas a peach is fuzzy. The nectarine also has a spicier flavor. They both have one "pit" seed in the center, and are grown of the same trees. The nectarine is actually a mutation of a peach.
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Yes, 19%
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Let x be the number of plums and y be the variable for the peaches:Using these variables, we a system of equations:x + y = 322x + y = 52By elimination, we have 2x + y - x - y = x = 52 - 32 = 20Thus, Pedro bought 20 plums.Note: There are also 32 - 20 = 12 peaches.
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Nintendo said that they are COUSINS but they may be sisters......I dont really know to be honest!
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georgia produces more.
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The place the peach was first grown was in Georgia.
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No, nectarines are not citrus. Perhaps you are confusing nectarine with tangerine? Citrus fruit include tangerine, citrange, tangelo, orange, pomelo, grapefruit, lemon, lime, citron, and kumquat. Nectarines are just peaches that don't have fuzzy skins. They can even grow on the same tree as regula…
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where were nectarines originated
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Peanut is not a fruit. It is a nut the rest are fruit. All except one. A Peanut is not a fruit. All except one. A Peanut is not a fruit.avocado peach and tomato are fruit, a peanut is a nut
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Well, they grow in the springtime and they are usually grown in Georgia and South Carolina...
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Choped, mashed , Luiqidized , whole.
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It depends on which fruit you're using. See Related Links.
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Yes. Mexico is the 13th largest producer of peaches/nectarines in the world, with 227241 MT produced during 2010.
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The purpose of a flower is to help the plant reproduce.
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vitamins d and c http://www.scribd.com/doc/14099/Fruit-and-Vegetable-NutritionFactsChart2007
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There are two common names for peaches, simply peach or nectarine
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The same as a peach; orange-ee maybe with some pink
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On average, how long does it take to grow a fruit or vegetable, harvest it and get it into the store?While the trees that grow peaches, plums, nectarines and apricots can take three to five years to mature, it takes 365 days from the time a summer fruits blossom until they are ready for harvest. Veg…
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it takes a peach 3 years to have more mold growing on the peach because and the reason i said more mold was becausepeaches already have mold on them some people call it peach fuzz but its mold and i am in a vert good science class so i should know Edit: Actually, it takes a cut up peach around 4 da…
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A nectarine has been selectively bred to have a slick skin with none of the fuzz of a peach. Other than that it's hard to tell the difference. Nectarines are a little more tart, but they taste very similar to a peach. You can use them just like peaches in baking or in making jams and preserves.
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Peach has long yellow hair. And she always wear a pink dress with a blue necklace and earrings and a crown. Unless she is playing sports. If she was playing sports she will wear pink shorts and a pink shirt pink shoes and white socks blue earrings and necklace and a crown. If she was racing on a bik…
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An avocado is also known as an alligator pear.
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Peaches are pretty much cosmopolitan in distribution and are grown in many countries across the globe. They need a cold winter period (above of below freezing) for flower set and warm summers with adequate rain. This does restrict their range slightly, they grow better in areas with low humidity a…
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