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...
The name hippocastanum is thought to refer to the horse chestnut's ability to heal
horses ... 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 ...
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. ... up
on top if you shake the packet; this is called the Brazil nut effect.
Oct 22, 2011 ... I remember coming across a calcium-rich grain called Ragi in India. ... As stated
in the FAAN website, 'The water chestnut is not a nut; it is an ...
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 ...
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".
Chestnuts dominated eastern hardwood forests not only in numbers; an
estimated .... The bush (and nut) I'm talking about is called the “chinquapin” and I'
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
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
This native species is the most dependable nut plant for Illinois. ... So-called
hardy northern pecans are native to the bottom lands in southern Illinois along ...
should be grown in areas where chestnuts were not native to avoid Chestnut