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Saturday, April 2, 2016
Unusual color of this vegetable is coming from the black pigment, which is produced when exposed to sunlight.
Black tomato has great potential to prevent the expansion of cancer in the body because it contains Anthocyanin. Anthocyanin is an antioxidant which kills cancer’s cells. It was firstly breaded in the UK.
The fruit is among the first in the world to contain anthocyanins, an antioxidant believed to help fight cancer, diabetes and obesity.
Ray Brown, 66, who runs Plant World Seeds, first came across the unusual fruit when a customer sent him a mystery package entitled ‘black tomato‘.
-- I thought it was a joke, but when I planted the seeds and fruits grew I was very surprised by the production, says Ray.
The taste of this kind of tomatoes is very strong, but this is a very healthy vegetable, which has yet to be investigated. After researching this vegetable there will certainly emerge many health benefits. Source : healthyfoodhouse.com