picture is of a man harvesting corn, which is the most widely
populated new world food.
is the plant which the corn is grown on and what the Indians taught
the European Explorers how to grow.
is a bunch of different kinds of corn. They are all different
sizes, flavors, and types.
is a potato plant which is grown on the ground. The potatos are
one of the most important new world foods.
picture shows the Irish potato which served as the main food during
the Irish Famine. These potatos kept millions of Irish from starving.
Columbus was the explorer who discovered a lot of the food from
the new world.
is a peanut plant which is grown from the ground and produces
picture on the left is a tomato plant with medium sized tomatos
and the picture on the right has larger tomatos on it. Tomatos
grow on vines, as shown in the pictures and are a very popular
food in Italian cooking today.
is a pumpkin plant with one pumpkin on a vine. Pumpkins are grown
in patches on the ground.
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