Chestnuts should not be confused with horse chestnuts (genus Aesculus), which
... The name "chestnut" is derived from an earlier English term "chesten nut", ...
Apr 7, 2011 ... Warning: may not contain any actual nuts Photo: Tony Rolls/Alamy ... Peanuts,
almonds, pistachios, cashews, horse chestnuts and pine nuts are not nuts. ...
Their name in Old English, walhnutu, meant “foreign nut”, from wealh ...
Oct 12, 2014 ... The Chestnut section of Nut Growers Guide provides Knowledge ... "Named
cultivars" are grafted clones of trees whose characteristics are desirable for many
reasons. Since they are genetically identical, and chestnuts will not ...
May 14, 2014 ... With a name like nutmeg, it is no surprise that this spice often raises ... A popular
fixture in Chinese food, water chestnuts are not chestnuts, nor ...
In chestnuts (Castanea) and beech (Fagus) the involucre is spiny, while in filberts
and hazelnuts ... Unfortunately it does not use the term "nut" as a distinct fruit type
. .... (beech-wheat) which became corrupted to the present name of buckwheat.
Another possibility may be that it is named for the small horseshoe-like markings
that are ... The fruit of the horse chestnut is a dark brown smooth-surfaced nut ...
Chinese herbalists consider horse chestnut to be a part of treatment not only for ...
Chestnuts are the only cultivated and consumed nut that has vitamin C, about 40
mg per .... Longfellow was not the only name of note to mention the Chestnut.
(Fagaceae) [botanical name, Chestnut (Chinese, American, European, Seguin)]
... Most people who are allergic to one tree nut are not allergic to all tree nuts.
Browse list of Recipes using Water Chestnut at NDTV Food. ... Chestnut Hindi
Name: Singhara It is not a nut but a floating aquatic plant that grows in marshes.
Chestnuts dominated eastern hardwood forests not only in numbers; ... And
because chestnuts blossom relatively late, their nut crop was never hit by the late
.... so rare that, like a few dozen other long-surviving chestnuts, it has been