BVC - more fruits
nweders at mail.utexas.edu
Thu Apr 29 21:05:07 PDT 1999
This is a list I pulled from a Health Handbook used in Italy in the 14th
cenutry just on fruits. Many of them were used medicinally in wine.
Tacuinum Sanitatis in Medicina (14th century - Italian)
plums, including damson
melons, from illustrations oval melons, pink or orange not round
yellow melons from india (musk (?))
sour ans sweet pomegranites
jujubes (similar to shape of date but a sorbus)
dates, dates, dates
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