BVC - more fruits

nweders@mail.utexas.edu 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.

Clare 

Tacuinum Sanitatis in Medicina (14th century - Italian)

cherry
black cherry
apricot
medlars
plums, including damson
peaches
pears
sour apples
melons, from illustrations oval melons, pink or orange not round
watermelons, round
yellow melons from india (musk (?))
grapes
figs
quinces
sour ans sweet pomegranites
apples, sweet
jujubes (similar to shape of date but a sorbus)
bananas
carob
dates, dates, dates
 Raisins
lemons
bitter oranges
citrons





============================================================================
Go to http://lists.ansteorra.org/lists.html to perform mailing list tasks.




More information about the BVC mailing list