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Vegetables are items that can be pulled out of the ground in Subcon in Super Mario Bros. 2 and used as a weapon. They are the only effective weapon against Wart, and in actual fact one of the varieties of Vegetable isn't seen before your encounter with the bad boy.

There are two varieties of vegetable; ripe and unripe. The ripe vegetables are considerably larger; but are still just as effective when thrown.


Super Mario Bros. 2

It can be plucked with B Button and can be thrown at enemies.

Mario vs. Wario

The comic's first page illustrated Mario and Wario's childhood. There were numerous vegetables in the background, and Wario picked a vegetable like how they function in Super Mario Bros. 2. Wario recalled Mario asking to pick vegetables in the garden. Mario picked turnips and Wario picked piranha flowers.

Other apperances

Super Mario Advance 4: Super Mario Bros 3

Using the e-Cards, vegetables can be brought into the game by activating the Blue Green Switch.

  • Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker - In the recent Wii U game, vegetables can be plucked out of the ground by Captain Toad or Toadette and thrown at enemies. This is one of the only ways to defeat enemies in the game.

Non-canonical appearances

Non-canon warning: This article or section contains non-canonical information that is not considered to be an official part of the Mario series and/or isn't considered to be part of the series' overall storyline.

Super Smash Bros. series

Smashpedia article: Vegetable

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate website image of Peach picking a Turnip and Villager scooping it.

Vegetable[note 1] is Peach and Daisy's down special, used as a projectile. Peach/Daisy picks up a vegetable when on ground and tosses it to an opponent, different items deal damage. All of their vegetables varies expressions, indicating to a separate amount of inflicted damage (the one with stitches on its mouth will cause a respectable 36% damage). Peach and Daisy may pick up Mr. Saturn or a Bob-omb.

Prior to Patch 3.0.0 in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Daisy's turnips deal high base knockback but low knocback.[1] Peach's turnips deal high knockback but low base knockback.[1]

Non-canon warning: Non-canonical information ends here.


  1. Not to be confused with the trophy of the same name.


  1. 1.0 1.1 jugeeya (2019-03-17). We found the first real difference between Peach and Daisy!. Twitter. Retrieved on 2019-07-05. “Peach's turnips do 25 BKB w/ 45 KBG, whereas Daisy's do 30 BKB w/ 35 KBG.”