– Xanthophylls are yellow accesory pigments that often give leaves their color.
– In plants, xanthophylls are thought to prevent sun damage and in humans, they grant protection to the eyes against blue light.
– The inner core of a carrot. It transports water and minerals from the carrot plant’s roots to its leaves.
– The xylem contains the majority of the calcium, magnesium and phosphorus present in carrots.