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Flowers of Jerusalem artichoke
The Jerusalem artichoke (Helianthus tuberosus), also called the sunroot or sunchoke or earth apple or topinambur, is a species of sunflower native to the eastern United States, from Maine west to North Dakota, and south to northern Florida and Texas. It is also cultivated widely across the temperate world for its tuber, which is used as a root vegetable.
The flowers of this plant are yellow, produced in flowerheads 5–10 cm diameter, with 10–20 ray florets, and are thought to smell like milk cho...
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jerusalem artichoke, root vegetables, tuberous plants
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Junior High (12-14), Senior High (15-17), Undergraduate (18-21), Graduate (21-), Adult (18-)
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