Is a Tomato a Citrus Fruit?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Mar 27, 2020 3:49:58 PM ET
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The tomato is not a citrus fruit. Tomatoes are actually nightshades; eggplant and potatoes are also included in this group. Citrus fruits include oranges, grapefruits and lemons.

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