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Fireweed vs Black pepper - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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A recap on differences between Fireweed and Black pepper

  • Fireweed has more Vitamin B6, Folate, Vitamin B3, Vitamin A RAE, and Zinc, however Black pepper is higher in Manganese, Copper, Iron, Fiber, and Potassium.
  • Black pepper covers your daily Manganese needs 263% more than Fireweed.
  • Black pepper contains 7 times less Vitamin A RAE than Fireweed. Fireweed contains 180µg of Vitamin A RAE, while Black pepper contains 27µg.

Food varieties used in this article are Fireweed, leaves, raw and Spices, pepper, black.

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Mineral Comparison

Mineral comparison score is based on the number of minerals by which one or the other food is richer. The "coverage" chart below show how much of the daily needs can be covered by 300 grams of the food
Contains more Zinc +123.5%
Contains more Iron +304.6%
Contains more Phosphorus +46.3%
Contains more Potassium +169%
Contains less Sodium -41.2%
Contains more Copper +315.6%
Equal in Calcium - 443
Equal in Magnesium - 171
Calcium Iron Magnesium Phosphorus Potassium Sodium Zinc Copper 129% 90% 112% 47% 44% 5% 73% 107%
Calcium Iron Magnesium Phosphorus Potassium Sodium Zinc Copper 133% 365% 123% 68% 118% 3% 33% 444%
Contains more Zinc +123.5%
Contains more Iron +304.6%
Contains more Phosphorus +46.3%
Contains more Potassium +169%
Contains less Sodium -41.2%
Contains more Copper +315.6%
Equal in Calcium - 443
Equal in Magnesium - 171

Vitamin Comparison

Vitamin comparison score is based on the number of vitamins by which one or the other food is richer. The "coverage" chart below show how much of the daily needs can be covered by 300 grams of the food
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Contains more Vitamin A +557.8%
Contains more Vitamin C +∞%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +308.9%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +117.2%
Contains more Folate +558.8%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +227.3%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +31.4%
Equal in Vitamin B5 - 1.399
Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin C Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Folate Vitamin B12 Vitamin K 216% 0% 0% 8% 9% 32% 88% 82% 146% 85% 0% 0%
Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin C Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Folate Vitamin B12 Vitamin K 33% 21% 0% 0% 27% 42% 22% 84% 68% 13% 0% 410%
Contains more Vitamin A +557.8%
Contains more Vitamin C +∞%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +308.9%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +117.2%
Contains more Folate +558.8%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +227.3%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +31.4%
Equal in Vitamin B5 - 1.399

Comparison summary table

Pay attention to the most right column. It shows the amounts side by side, making it easier to realize the amount of difference.
Fireweed Black pepper
Lower in Sugar ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok
Lower in glycemic index ok
Lower in Sodium ok
Lower in price ok
Rich in minerals ok
Lower in Cholesterol Equal
Rich in vitamins Equal

All nutrients comparison - raw data values

Nutrient Fireweed Black pepper Opinion
Net carbs 8.62g 38.65g Black pepper
Protein 4.71g 10.39g Black pepper
Fats 2.75g 3.26g Black pepper
Carbs 19.22g 63.95g Black pepper
Calories 103kcal 251kcal Black pepper
Starch g g
Fructose g 0.23g Black pepper
Sugar g 0.64g Fireweed
Fiber 10.6g 25.3g Black pepper
Calcium 429mg 443mg Black pepper
Iron 2.4mg 9.71mg Black pepper
Magnesium 156mg 171mg Black pepper
Phosphorus 108mg 158mg Black pepper
Potassium 494mg 1329mg Black pepper
Sodium 34mg 20mg Black pepper
Zinc 2.66mg 1.19mg Fireweed
Copper 0.32mg 1.33mg Black pepper
Vitamin A 3598IU 547IU Fireweed
Vitamin E mg 1.04mg Black pepper
Vitamin D 0IU 0IU
Vitamin D 0µg 0µg
Vitamin C 2.2mg 0mg Fireweed
Vitamin B1 0.033mg 0.108mg Black pepper
Vitamin B2 0.137mg 0.18mg Black pepper
Vitamin B3 4.674mg 1.143mg Fireweed
Vitamin B5 1.356mg 1.399mg Black pepper
Vitamin B6 0.632mg 0.291mg Fireweed
Folate 112µg 17µg Fireweed
Vitamin B12 0µg 0µg
Vitamin K µg 163.7µg Black pepper
Tryptophan mg 0.058mg Black pepper
Threonine mg 0.244mg Black pepper
Isoleucine mg 0.366mg Black pepper
Leucine mg 1.014mg Black pepper
Lysine mg 0.244mg Black pepper
Methionine mg 0.096mg Black pepper
Phenylalanine mg 0.446mg Black pepper
Valine mg 0.547mg Black pepper
Histidine mg 0.159mg Black pepper
Cholesterol 0mg 0mg
Trans Fat 0g 0g
Saturated Fat g 1.392g Fireweed
Monounsaturated Fat g 0.739g Black pepper
Polyunsaturated fat g 0.998g Black pepper

Which food is preferable for your diet?

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is better in case of low diet
Fireweed Black pepper
Low Fats diet ok
Low Carbs diet ok
Low Calories diet ok
Low glycemic index diet ok

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Vitamin and Mineral Summary Scores

The summary score is calculated by summing up the daily values contained in 300 grams of the product. Obviously the more the food fulfills human daily needs, the more the summary score is.
Vitamin Summary Score
55
Fireweed
60
Black pepper
Mineral Summary Score
75
Fireweed
160
Black pepper

Macronutrients Comparison

Macronutrient comparison charts compare the amount of protein, total fats, and total carbohydrates in 300 grams of the food. The displayed values show how much of the daily needs can be covered by 300 grams of food.
Protein
28%
Fireweed
62%
Black pepper
Carbohydrates
19%
Fireweed
64%
Black pepper
Fats
13%
Fireweed
15%
Black pepper

Comparison summary

Which food is lower in Sugar?
Fireweed
Fireweed is lower in Sugar (difference - 0.64g)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Fireweed
Fireweed is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 1.392g)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
Fireweed
Fireweed is lower in glycemic index (difference - 32)
Which food contains less Sodium?
Black pepper
Black pepper contains less Sodium (difference - 14mg)
Which food is cheaper?
Black pepper
Black pepper is cheaper (difference - $0.5)
Which food is richer in minerals?
Black pepper
Black pepper is relatively richer in minerals
Which food contains less Cholesterol?
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The foods are relatively equal in Cholesterol (0 mg)
Which food is richer in vitamins?
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It cannot be stated which food is richer in vitamins. See the charts below for detailed information. See the charts below for detailed information. See the charts below for detailed information.

References

The source of all the nutrient values on the page (excluding the main article the sources for which are presented separately if present) is the USDA's FoodCentral. The exact links to the foods presented on this page can be found below.

  1. Fireweed - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/169399/nutrients
  2. Black pepper - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/170931/nutrients

All the Daily Values are presented for males aged 31-50, for 2000 calorie diets.

Data provided by FoodStruct.com should be considered and used as information only. Please consult your physician before beginning any diet.