What Is an Indian Currant?

Answer Indian Currant, also called Coralberry, has the botanical name Symphoricarpos orbiculatus. It is part of the Honeysuckle family of plants and is actually an uncommon shrub, according to Duke Univer... Read More »

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What is black currant oil?

Black currant oil, also called black currant seed oil, is made from pressing black currant seeds. Black currants, more familiar in Europe, are small round berries that grow on small bushes.Gamma-Li... Read More »

What is a red currant berry?

What Is Black Currant?

Black currant (also known as European black currant) is the name of the perennial shrub "Ribes nigrum," as well as the fruit used in food and in alternative medicine. It is native to western Asia a... Read More »

What is currant jelly?

Currants are also known as ribes. They are related to the gooseberry, buffalo currant and the jostaberry. Currants look similar to a cluster of grapes when growing on the vine, and like grapes they... Read More »