Radish vs Beetroot - What's the difference?

radish | beetroot |


As nouns the difference between radish and beetroot

is that radish is a plant of the Brassicaceae family, Raphanus sativus, having an edible root while beetroot is a normally deep red coloured cultivar of the beet. A root vegetable usually cooked or pickled before eating.

radish

English

(wikipedia radish)

Noun

(es)
  • A plant of the Brassicaceae'' family, ''Raphanus sativus , having an edible root
  • The pungent root of this plant, usually eaten raw in salads etc
  • See also

    * daikon * mooli

    beetroot

    Alternative forms

    * beet root

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A normally deep red coloured cultivar of the beet. A root vegetable usually cooked or pickled before eating.
  • Synonyms

    * red beet * table beet

    Derived terms

    * red as a beetroot

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