Berry interesting.


Five fun facts about strawberries. 

                                       1.)  The strawberry, a member of the rose family, is the only fruit with seeds                on the outside. And on average, there are 200 seeds on each berry.

2.)Strawberries are the first fruit to ripen in the spring.

3.)Eight strawberries will provide 140 percent of the recommended daily intake of Vitamin C for kids.

4.)If all the strawberries produced in California in one year were laid berry to berry, they would go around the world 15 times.

5.)Current research suggests that eating just 8 strawberries a day can improve      heart health, lower blood pressure, reduce inflammation, reduce the risk of cancers and even improve cognitive function.

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