5 plants that store food in their flower

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1

Desert Yucca 

These spiky beauties store carbs and fats in their flashy flowers, fueling bloom and growth through dry spells. 

2

Bananas 

The "blossom" is actually a floret fiesta, each stashing starch for later fruit formation. Yum! 

3

Artichoke Surprise  

That spiky bud? Packed with hidden sugars, starches, and fiber – all thanks to floral power. 

4

Cauliflower Crunch 

Those tiny florets? Unbloomed flowers storing food for future blooms. We harvest their tasty secret! 

5

Brocolli Boosted 

Tiny green buds, big on vitamins and carbs, these miniature blooms fuel the plant's next act. 

Remember, next time you see a flower, it might be more than just beauty – it's a surprising food bank of nature!