Pomegranate in Ancient Times
Pomegranate is among the oldest cultivated fruits. By around 4000 B.C., it was grown in Iran and Turkey.
Pomegranate in England and the New World
Pomegranate has been grown in England at least since the 1600s. The plant was introduced to the New World by the Spanish.
Pomegranate in Europe
The pomegranate plant reappeared in Europe some time after the fall of the Roman Empire. It was feature on medieval menus.
The Many Uses of Barberries
Barberry fruits can be used in so many different ways. The leaves, twigs, inner bark and roots are also quite useful.
Red mulberry is a fast growing, adaptable, native tree that is suitable for many areas of the U.S.
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