Red currants: 1 definition


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Source: Google Books: CRC World Dictionary (Regional names)

Red currants in English is the name of a plant defined with Ribes rubrum in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Ribes rubrum var. sativum Rchb. (among others).

Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):

· Wisconsin Archeologist (1928)
· Species Plantarum (1753)
· Botaniska Notiser (1901)

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This sections includes definitions from the five kingdoms of living things: Animals, Plants, Fungi, Protists and Monera. It will include both the official binomial nomenclature (scientific names usually in Latin) as well as regional spellings and variants.

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