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Definition of Ribes nigrum
Ribes nigrumCurrant Cur"rant (k?r"rant), n. [F. corinthe (raisins de
Corinthe raisins of Corinth) currant (in sense 1), from the
city of Corinth in Greece, whence, probably, the small dried
grape (1) was first imported, the Ribes fruit (2) receiving
the name from its resemblance to that grape.]
1. A small kind of seedless raisin, imported from the Levant,
chiefly from Zante and Cephalonia; -- used in cookery.
2. The acid fruit or berry of the Ribes rubrum or common
red currant, or of its variety, the white currant.
3. (Bot.) A shrub or bush of several species of the genus
Ribes (a genus also including the gooseberry); esp., the
Black currant,a shrub or bush (Ribes nigrum and R.
floridum) and its black, strong-flavored, tonic fruit.
Cherry currant, a variety of the red currant, having a
strong, symmetrical bush and a very large berry.
Currant borer (Zo["o]l.), the larva of an insect that bores
into the pith and kills currant bushes; specif., the
larvae of a small clearwing moth ([AE]geria
tipuliformis) and a longicorn beetle (Psenocerus
Currant worm (Zo["o]l.), an insect larva which eats the
leaves or fruit of the currant. The most injurious are the
currant sawfly (Nematus ventricosus), introduced from
Europe, and the spanworm (Eufitchia ribearia). The fruit
worms are the larva of a fly (Epochra Canadensis), and a
Flowering currant, Missouri currant, a species of Ribes
(R. aureum), having showy yellow flowers.
Meaning of Ribes nigrum from wikipedia
- The blackcurrant
) or black currant
is a woody shrub
in the family Grossulariaceae grown
for its berries. It is native
× nidigrolaria) is a complex-cross fruit
bush in the genus Ribes
, involving three original
species, the black currant
, the North...
by the common names golden
currant, is a species
in the genus Ribes
. It is native...
- This list of Ribes species shows
most of the approximately
150 accepted species
in the genus Ribes
, the single genus
in the Saxifragales family
seed oil is derived
from the seeds
of Ribes nigrum
(black currant, or European
currant). It contains
of omega-6 (15–20...
serbentas)* Nordic Redcurrant
Currant, Downy Currant
- Blackcurrant, Ribes nigrum
, is a woody shrub grown
for its berries. Black currant
may also refer
spinarum, a tropical
- for making
semi-permanent hair dyes from renewable waste blackcurrant
L.) fruit skins
from the fruit pressing industry
was developed. Anthocyanin...
- The redcurrant, or red currant
rubrum) is a member
of the genus Ribes
in the gooseberry
family. It is native across
Europe. The species
- primary hosts
plants, including blackcurrants
) and gooseberries
the secondary hosts
are a wider
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