HEALTHY LIVING
06/17/2014 07:51 am ET Updated Jun 17, 2014

12 Love Poems To Our Favorite Vegetables

Aside from actually eating your vegetables, we can't think of a better way to celebrate Eat Your Vegetables Day than to toast our favorite fruits of the earth -- in verse.

In honor of this very special day, and the vegetables that make it, here are some odes to our favorite veggies -- and fruits, legumes and roots, because, really, we love 'em all.

  • Brussels Sprouts
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  • The Eggplant
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  • Spinach
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  • The Sweet Potato
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  • Celery
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  • The Parsnip
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  • Broccoli
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  • The Tomato
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  • Bok Choy
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  • The Cucumber
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  • Corn
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  • The Carrot

Feeling the veggie love? Tweet us your very own vegetable haiku to celebrate Eat Your Vegetables Day and we just might include it in the slideshow below!

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