Carrots originated in Western Asia, Afghanistan is the first cultivation of purple carrots, culture history is more than 2000 years. It was introduced into the European continent by Iran in the 10th century and evolved into a short conical orange color.
It was cultivated in Britain in 15th century and introduced into the United States in 16th century. The 12th century was introduced into China by Iran, at this time, carrots in China growth and development roots, Japan in 16th century from China, there are carrots, yellow carrots points. Carrot is called yellow radish, the Japanese call ginseng. Ussotu Township, Qahar Youyi Zhongqi, Wulanchabu City, Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, China the main production of carrot "prairie ginseng".