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6 Interesting & Unusual Vegetables (Slideshow)

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5. Fiddleheads

For a few weeks every spring, you can forage fiddleheads†in Northern New England and Canada. That’s right — these rare treats are not cultivated, and are very difficult to find for purchase. They’re similar to asparagus, taste-wise, but with their own nutty flavor.

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Katie Waldeck

Katie is a freelance writer focused on pets, food and womenís issues. A Chicago native and longtime resident of the Pacific Northwest, Katie now lives in Oakland, California.

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9:21AM PDT on Sep 2, 2014

Amazing

9:20AM PDT on Sep 2, 2014

Amazing

9:33AM PDT on Aug 9, 2014

Yummy :D

10:51PM PDT on May 12, 2014

cool! thx.

7:25AM PDT on Mar 20, 2014

Purple sweet potatoes yum, colourful and tasty! Will have to try some off these other unique veggies.

7:30AM PDT on Jul 27, 2013

COOL Thank you for sharing.

7:13AM PDT on Jul 27, 2013

Thank you for sharing.

5:33AM PDT on Jun 20, 2013

cool! thx.

4:22PM PDT on May 6, 2013

I'd love to try some of these.

8:18AM PDT on Apr 26, 2013

amazing

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