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Due to its phallic shape, asparagus is said to "stir up lust in man and woman." Aside from its suggestive form, this veggie is incredibly nutritious. High in vitamins A and C, calcium, iron, and potassium, 19th century French bridegrooms often ate several helpings of asparagus to fortify their manhood for their upcoming honeymoon.

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