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The Ugliest Fruits And Vegetables (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post     First Posted: 04/03/10 06:12 AM ET   Updated: 05/25/11 04:20 PM ET

Walk into your local big supermarket chain, and you're likely to be greeted with rows of shiny, uniformly shaped fruits and vegetables. We at HuffPost Green, however, believe that beauty isn't just skin deep. Often, picture-perfect veggies are the result of industrial agriculture. Organic farming can often produce extremely delicious and nutritious vegetables that don't exactly look like supermodels. So let's celebrate the awesome, tasty, little known, and under-appreciated red-headed stepchildren of the vegetable world!

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Carrots
 
This pair of root vegetables look more like crustaceans than carrots. Full of β-carotene -- which is metabolized in humans as vitamin A -- give these these weird looking specimens a taste!
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