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Daucus carota is a flowering plant in the family Apiaceae, native to temperate regions of Europe, southwest Asia and naturalised to North America and Australia.
is a biennial plant that grows a rosette of leaves in the spring and
summer, while building up the stout taproot that stores large amounts of
sugars for the plant to flower in the second year.