Placenta and pericarp are both edible portions in:

  • Option 1)

    Apple

  • Option 2)

    Banana

  • Option 3)

    Tomato

  • Option 4)

    Potato

 

Answers (1)
S Sabhrant Ambastha

As discussed in

Special features of family solanaceae -

  • So many ovules present in an ovary
  • Taproot system
  • Fleshy fruits, all the parts of fruits are edible
  • Atropa belladonna (deadly nightshade - Atropine alkaloid is obtained from the roots, which is used to dilate the pupil of the eye

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Tomato is a fleshy fruit, so all its parts are eaten.  

 


Option 1)

Apple

This option is incorrect.
 

Option 2)

Banana

This option is incorrect.
 

Option 3)

Tomato

This option is correct.
 

Option 4)

Potato

This option is incorrect.
 

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