Sometimes, a radish is not just a radish. Sometimes a radish can appear to be striding purposefully into the distance. Similarly, a potato can sometimes be a bear, and sometimes a broccoli can appear to be doing some mansplaining. Of course, we’re taking about hilariously misshapen fruit and vegetables, which appear to have taken the form of animals, or seem to be doing things that humans do, or feel.

Yet what gives these fruits and vegetables their quirky shapes? The answer’s simple. It’s science! There’s a fair few reasons why a fruit or vegetable can grow into an odd shape, but the main reason is damage to its scar tissue. If during its early growth it receives scarring, it can halt growth and cause a deformity. Meanwhile, root vegetables can take on strange appearances because of inconsistent soil fertilisation.

#1 The Evolved Radish

The Evolved Radish

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Jasmine 2 years ago

I can't be the only one who was slightly disturbed at first glance.

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#2 Here Is A Strawberry Shaped Like A Butterfly

Here Is A Strawberry Shaped Like A Butterfly

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Dracule Mihawk 2 years ago

Berryfly?

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#3 Emo Carrot

Emo Carrot

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Nimasha Perera 2 years ago

the other carrot is slowly judging him in the background like this xD 3b4.png 3b4.png

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#4 A Duck-Shaped Tomato

A Duck-Shaped Tomato

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Lorraine 2 years ago

Tomato ducky, you're the one, you make gardening so much fun ~

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#5 I Am Froot

I Am Froot

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Gabriella Grossi 2 years ago

...nice to meat you...

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#6 Found These Mother And Child Vegetables Sharing A Moment Together In My Garden

Found These Mother And Child Vegetables Sharing A Moment Together In My Garden

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Anna Walczak 2 years ago

It's stupid but I wouldn't eat 'them'

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#7 My Pepper Looks Like A Fist

My Pepper Looks Like A Fist

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#8 A Long-Faced Eggplant

A Long-Faced Eggplant

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Fachri Reza 2 years ago

why the long face?

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#9 This Pumpkin Stem Looks Like A Dragon

This Pumpkin Stem Looks Like A Dragon

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Kat Blak 2 years ago

Norbert lives as an enchanted pumpkin. Hagrid was right, he didnt like Romania

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#10 This Onion Looks Like An Angry Bird

This Onion Looks Like An Angry Bird

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#11 A Carrot Bustin A Move

A Carrot Bustin A Move

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Lorraine 2 years ago

MC Carrot about to throw it down.

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#12 Draw Me Like One Of Your French Girls

Draw Me Like One Of Your French Girls

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Nancy Arnold 2 years ago

I believe you are blushing, Mr. Big Artiste. I can't imagine Monsieur Monet blushing.

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#13 Owl Apple

Owl Apple

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Leio Gajardo 2 years ago

I have a owl... i have an apple... uhhhhh! owlapple

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#14 Foot Shaped Radish With Five Toes Goes On Display

Foot Shaped Radish With Five Toes Goes On Display

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Pia Clarke 2 years ago

How to grow a human in one easy step

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#15 A Lemon That Looks Like A Baby Elephant

A Lemon That Looks Like A Baby Elephant

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Emily Maze 2 years ago

it looks more like buddha's hand than a lemon. Still in the citrus category though.

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#16 Sea Lion Potato

Sea Lion Potato

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Grey Arias 2 years ago

That's a sweet potato get your potatoes right! Lmao

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#17 A Bear-Shaped Potato

A Bear-Shaped Potato

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frank0ys 2 years ago

...Bear-tato!

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#18 So Apparently There Are Fuits That Look Like Parrots

So Apparently There Are Fuits That Look Like Parrots

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Lord Beerus 2 years ago

Isnt that bittermelon

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#19 A Tomato Fit For Satan Himself

A Tomato Fit For Satan Himself

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Kat Blak 2 years ago

Its the right color at least

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#20 Love Is The Root Of All Vegetables

Love Is The Root Of All Vegetables

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-- 2 years ago

dat pun

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#21 Squash Duck

Squash Duck

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alexa_bessee 2 years ago

Don't look at me, I'm sleeping

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#22 I Like My Vegetables To Feel The Horror Of Their Fate

I Like My Vegetables To Feel The Horror Of Their Fate

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Johan Maebe 2 years ago

Halloween paprika

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#23 Strawbeary

Strawbeary

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AcousticGString 2 years ago

I guess they eat bacon at 430pm?

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#24 Heart-Shaped Potato

Heart-Shaped Potato

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Ilya Ditkovskiy 2 years ago

"From Belarus with love"

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#25 This Tomato That Grew In Our Garden Is Shaped Like A Butterfly

This Tomato That Grew In Our Garden Is Shaped Like A Butterfly

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BusLady 9 months ago

Cute

#26 Commander Zucchiduck

Commander Zucchiduck

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#27 Going To Have To Eat This Chicken As It Hasn't Laid A Single Bloody Egg Yet

Going To Have To Eat This Chicken As It Hasn't Laid A Single Bloody Egg Yet

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#28 Sinister Onion

Sinister Onion

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Sara Shrader 2 years ago

Ninja turtle onion

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#29 I Like

I Like

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Kacy Gao 2 years ago

👍

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#30 Angry Pickle

Angry Pickle

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Teodora Toshkova 2 years ago

Let me out of heeereee

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#31 These Radishes

These Radishes

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Miyuki Nohara 2 years ago

mother earth was horny .

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#32 A Lemon That Looks Like A Banana

A Lemon That Looks Like A Banana

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CluelessLlama13 2 years ago

It may have been born a lemon, but it's always known, deep down inside, that it's really been a banana its whole life.

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#33 Foot-Shaped Carrot

Foot-Shaped Carrot

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Lorraine 2 years ago

Think someone needs a pedicure~

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#34 This Carrot Baby Won't Let Go Of Its Moma

This Carrot Baby Won't Let Go Of Its Moma

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Denise Stark 2 years ago

It's John. Wrapped around Yoko.

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#35 Duck-Shaped Tomato

Duck-Shaped Tomato

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BusLady 9 months ago

Same one? Can't be more than 1 of these

#36 This Pepper Looks Like A Brain

This Pepper Looks Like A Brain

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Jon Watts 2 years ago

find one that looks like a pinky

#37 One Happy Potato

One Happy Potato

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Dima Less 2 years ago

I also did this shit with my nails when I was a kid...

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#38 It's A Sloth

It's A Sloth

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DancingToMyself 2 years ago

I see baby seal :)

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#39 Potato That Looks Like A Sheep

Potato That Looks Like A Sheep

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Lauren Mitchell 2 years ago

Ram*

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#40 What The Bell Pepper?!

What The Bell Pepper?!

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#41 This Broccoli Has Something To Say To You

This Broccoli Has Something To Say To You

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Huutoniemen Lahest 2 years ago

"Remember to eat your vegetables!"

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#42 The Sexy Carrot, I Made A Origami Dress...

The Sexy Carrot, I Made A Origami Dress...

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danila karpenko 2 years ago

Like for the dress

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#43 He's Been Working Out!

He's Been Working Out!

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Zu Zanna 2 years ago

Wow, so hot!

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#44 Been Digging For Carats

Been Digging For Carats

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Amanda 1 year ago

24 carrot magic

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#45 Strawberry Daisy

Strawberry Daisy

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Silver 2 years ago

I say it looks more like an octopus...

#46 Sweet Potato Looks Like Finger

Sweet Potato Looks Like Finger

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Natalie Barry 2 years ago

Yes. Let's go with "finger"

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#47 Apple Lady

Apple Lady

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Zoe Kass 2 years ago

More like apple baby :)

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#48 Yellow Hot Chilli Lemon

Yellow Hot Chilli Lemon

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creamegg 2 years ago

im in disguise

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#49 Right Hand Carrot

Right Hand Carrot

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Amy Peckham 2 years ago

If you turn it around, it could be a left hand carrot 😋

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#50 Still Life Geese

Still Life Geese

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alexa_bessee 2 years ago

Ones that don't attack ypu

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#51 Multi-coloured Carrot Love

Multi-coloured Carrot Love

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danila karpenko 2 years ago

You should post this an Anti racism website

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#52 Strawberry Lips

Strawberry Lips

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BusLady 9 months ago

Mick Jagger would be jealous

#53 Swan Gourd

Swan Gourd

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Matt Collins 2 years ago

Swan lake is now showing in the garden

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#54 Eggplant Penguins

Eggplant Penguins

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Ovidiu Pop 2 years ago

"Hey listen, when the fridge door opens , we're getting the hell out of here !"

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#55 Chilli Pepper Transformation Into A Snake

Chilli Pepper Transformation Into A Snake

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PandaLover 1 year ago

Look more like mouth and creepy tongue xD

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#56 Geese Or Gourds?

Geese Or Gourds?

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danila karpenko 2 years ago

99% of people can't tell the differenve

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#57 That's Passion

That's Passion

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Claire Sylvester 2 years ago

What the heck is that?!!!!

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#58 Pumpkin That Looks Likes A Swan

Pumpkin That Looks Likes A Swan

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#59 Twice The Fun

Twice The Fun

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Socially Awkward 1 year ago

:)

#60 "you Want To Peel My Face Too?! You Monster!"

"you Want To Peel My Face Too?! You Monster!"

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#61 Coconut With Messy Hairstyle

Coconut With Messy Hairstyle

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Vasilije Medjedovic 2 years ago

Milky Joe from The Mighty Boosh XD

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#62 Erect Pepper

Erect Pepper

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Florencia Opazo Poblete 2 years ago

dick pic

#63 Congrats! It's A Boy!

Congrats! It's A Boy!

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BusLady 9 months ago

The bottom half, anyway.

#64 Butterfly Kiwi

Butterfly Kiwi

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Blia Jurewitsch 2 years ago

Shoe prints

#65 An A.. Apple

An A.. Apple

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RaynaRay 2 years ago

Apple bottom jeans

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#66 Another Rubber Ducky

Another Rubber Ducky

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2 years ago

A rubber ducky shaped tomato from Haggen's.

#67 Gil Is A Fun Guy!

Gil Is A Fun Guy!

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Destiney Bolin 1 year ago

now we see each other

#68 Tomato Games

Tomato Games

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#69 Isn't It Romantic?

Isn't It Romantic?

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Jenifer Solesbee 2 years ago

Cute

#70 Tomato Disguised As A Bunny

Tomato Disguised As A Bunny

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Sam McKinney 2 years ago

Golden Snitch Tomato

#71 Singing Praises Of A Good Ciabatta Sandwich.

Singing Praises Of A Good Ciabatta Sandwich.

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Sam McKinney 2 years ago

?

#72 Happy Potato Peels.

Happy Potato Peels.

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#73 Heart Shaped Grape!!!

Heart Shaped Grape!!!

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#74 Xxx Pepper ;-)

Xxx Pepper ;-)

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SammyPandy 2 years ago

Oh myyy

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#75 Flower Or Strawberry?

Flower Or Strawberry?

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#76 Apple

Apple

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#77 Strawberry Iron Man.

Strawberry Iron Man.

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#78 Tomatos Grow Weird In The Desert

Tomatos Grow Weird In The Desert

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#79 Carrots Love

Carrots Love

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BusLady 9 months ago

So many intertwined carrots - "Promise you'll never let me go"

#80 Wally Is A Real Tear Jerker.

Wally Is A Real Tear Jerker.

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#81 All Lies.

All Lies.

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#82 Simple Simon Excited About Dessert

Simple Simon Excited About Dessert

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#83 Peter Piper And The Duet.

Peter Piper And The Duet.

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#84 Horned Tomato

Horned Tomato

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BusLady 9 months ago

Devil tomato again. They're mutiplying

#85 Food Porn

Food Porn