Many people don’t realise how food used to look very different than it does today. Many of the fruit and vegetables we enjoy today didn’t used to look like they do now.
Many of them have been cross-bred over generations to take on new characteristics and in many cases the fruits and vegetables we have today do not resemble their ancestors.
How Food Used to Look
Business Insider have looked into this issue with a video and infographic that shows off a number of different fruits and vegetables with comparisons of 'Then vs Now'.
There are five examples given in the video, with some really surprising ones - like the wild carrot and banana.