Purple dragon carrot Slice it, shred it, love it. This gloriously sweet carrot is the richest, most intense purple. We love to make a cool summer carrot salad of yellow, orange and purple varieties, delicious and a treat for the eyes. Carrot aficionados (and who isn't) will delight in this unique, yet tasty, variety with its purple skin and light yellow core. burpee.com Dragon Carrots, Purple Dragon, Dragons, Purpledragon, Gardening, Seeds, Purple Carrots, Vegetable, Veggies Gardens
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Carrots. What a beautiful salad these would make julienned with a bit of OJ and shredded ginger.
the kids have fun pulling the carrots to see what color they get!
Carrots are rich in beta-carotene, which the liver converts into vitamin A & the retina into rhodopsin, necessary for night vision. It is also shown shown to protect against macular degeneration & cataracts. Falcarinol is a natural pesticide produced by carrots to protect its roots from fungal diseases. Studies have shown it reduces lung, breast & colon cancers. Their antioxidants aid aging by slowing cell damage caused by sun exposure & wrinkles. They are powerful antiseptics, too!