A nut is a fruit composed of a hard shell and a seed, which is generally edible. In
a general context, however, a wide variety of dried seeds are called nuts, ... Nuts
used for food, whether true nu...
Feb 20, 2014 ... It is true that a chestnut is a nut. On the other hand, there are other foods called "
chestnuts" that are not. If you have an allergy to tree nuts, you ...
In chestnuts (Castanea) and beech (Fagus) the involucre is spiny, while in filberts
and ... Unfortunately it does not use the term "nut" as a distinct fruit type. ... Fruits
with a distinct endocarp layer surrounding the seed are called drupes.
Chestnut definition, any of the several deciduous trees constituting the genus ...
1350-1400; 1880-85 for def 6; earlier chesten nut, Middle English chesten, Old ...
but probably both places are named for the trees, not the other way around, and ...
The so-called seeds aren't really seeds, but the fruit of the 2 foot high Carum carvi
... (Cashews) The cashew tree is relatively small, usually not growing over twenty
to ... Chestnuts that are flat on both sides are the inner nut of a "three cluster".
is an entirely different tree from the Sweet Chestnut, to which it is not even
distantly ... The name Aesculus (from esca, food) was applied originally to a
species of oak, ... The fruit is a brown nut, with a very shining, polished skin,
showing a dull, ...
Always read the entire ingredient label to look for the names of the tree nut(s) you
... But, there are many foods and products that are not covered by the law, so it is
... Bush nut. Butternut Cashew Chestnut Coconut* Filbert Ginko nut. Hazelnut
Oct 12, 2014 ... The Chestnut section of Nut Growers Guide provides Knowledge necessary ...
The genetics of this male sterility is not understood; sometimes fertility is ... "
Named cultivars" are grafted clones of trees whose characteristics are ...
Plants commonly called chestnut but not of the genus Castanea are the cape ...
called marrons, come from varieties developed to produce one large nut in the ...
The chestnut is probably the most important nut crop found throughout the ...
pests and diseases (such as chestnut blight and gall wasp) which would not only
... The large edible seeds are called chestnuts and are produced annually on the