Carotene

Science / Chemistry / Carotene: Carotene is an unsaturated hydrocarbon pigment found in many plants. Carotene is the basic building block of vitamin A.

Léon Millot

Life Style / Wine Grapes / Léon Millot: (Pronounced 'lay-on mee-oh'). Earlier (September) ripening french-american hybrid red wine grape than, although derived from same cross, Marechal Foch below. Also known as Millot. Extensively grown in MORE

Phytochemicals

Health / Vitamins / Phytochemicals: Health-protecting compounds found in fruits, vegetables, and other plants. Phytochemicals (sometimes called phytonutrients) include beta-carotene, lycopene, and resveratrol. MORE

Alfalfa (Medicago sativa)

Health / Herbs / Alfalfa (Medicago sativa): A blood purifier that reduces and prevents symptoms caused by arthritis, bursitis, and gout9, and also lowers cholesterol10. Contains natural fluorides, preventing tooth decay and helps rebuild decayi MORE

Carotenoids

Science / Biology / Carotenoids: Major group of accessory pigments in plants; includes beta carotene. MORE

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