Did you know…
- lemons originated in India?
- Italy grows 2/3rds of artichokes in the world?
- California grows 100% of artichokes in US?
- artichokes are low in fat and calories and high in fiber?
- all artichokes are cultivated by hand?
- the Queen of Sheba declared pistachios to be royal food and would not allow commoners to eat or grow them?
- Iran is the largest producer of pistachios? The USA is the second largest producer.