Join the fun and celebrate the Carrot Day yourself!
The Carrot Day was founded 2003 to spread knowledge about the carrot and its good attributes around the world.
The International Carrot Day or the Carrot Day is celebrated every year on April 4th and is the pinnacle for carrot lovers all around the world. It is the day when the carrot is celebrated through carrot parties and other carrot related festivities.
The day is increasingly popular and April 4th 2012 carrot celebration was reported from France, Italy, Sweden, Russia, Australia, UK and Japan.
Species: D. carota
Subspecies: D. c. subsp. sativus
Daucus carota subsp. sativus
The carrot (Daucus carota subsp. sativus) is a root vegetable, usually orange in colour, though purple, black, red, white, and yellow cultivars exist. Carrots are a domesticated form of the wild carrot, Daucus carota, native to Europe and southwestern Asia. The plant probably originated in Persia and was originally cultivated for its leaves and seeds. The most commonly eaten part of the plant is the taproot, although the greens are sometimes eaten as well. Read more here.
To gather your friends to a carrot party is an excellent way of celebrating the International Carrot Day. Treat them to carrots as snacks and after that a tasteful carrot cake or some other carrot dish. Recommended drink is carrot juice or carrot drinks and carrot shots.
Clothing is important! A true carrot lover celebrates the Carrot Day in a carrot dress or orange Tail Suit with green hat. But for the newcomer it is enough to wear something orange.
Don’t forget to trim your home in order to attain that a homely carrot feeling.
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Now it is your turn to be carrot ambassador and continue spreading the message!
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