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by GreenBro
Jul 17, 2007 11:00 am
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Apple (Malus domestica)
Replies: 38
Views: 16441

Apple (Malus domestica)

General info about Fruit http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/apple.jpg The apple is the pomaceous fruit of the apple tree, species Malus domestica in the rose family Rosaceae. It is one of the most widely cultivated tree fruits. The tree is small and deciduous, reaching - m tall, with a broad, often d...
by GreenBro
Jul 17, 2007 10:18 am
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Acerola (Malpighia glabra)
Replies: 3
Views: 5114

Acerola (Malpighia glabra)

General info about Fruit http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/acerola.jpg The Barbados cherry, a member of the Malpighiaceae, is an interesting example of a fruit that rose, like Cinderella, from relative obscurity about 40 years ago. It was at that time the subject of much taxonomic confusion, having ...
by GreenBro
Jul 17, 2007 10:06 am
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Abiyuch (Crataeva religiosa)/Caper (Capparis spinosa)
Replies: 0
Views: 5274

Abiyuch (Crataeva religiosa)/Caper (Capparis spinosa)

General info about Fruit http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Abiyuch.jpg There is a strong association between the caperbush and oceans and seas. Capparis spinosa is said to be native to the Mediterranean basin, but its range stretches from the Atlantic coasts of the Canary Islands and Morocco to the ...
by GreenBro
Jul 3, 2007 12:08 pm
Forum: Fruits
Topic: The Feijoa (Feijoa sellowiana)
Replies: 5
Views: 4936

The Feijoa (Feijoa sellowiana)

General info about Fruit http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/fejioa.jpg The feijoa is native to extreme southern Brazil, northern Argentina, western Paraguay and Uruguay where it is common wild in the mountains. It is believed that the plant was first grown in Europe by M. de Wette in Switzerland and,...
by GreenBro
May 2, 2007 12:06 am
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Quince (Cydonia oblonga)
Replies: 4
Views: 4633

Quince (Cydonia oblonga)

General info about Fruit The Quince (Cydonia oblonga) is the sole member of the genus Cydonia and native to warm-temperate southwest Asia in the Caucasus region. It is a small deciduous tree, growing 5-8 m tall and 4-6 m wide, related to apples and pears, and like them has a pome fruit, which is br...
by GreenBro
May 1, 2007 11:59 pm
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Chayote (Sechium edule)
Replies: 4
Views: 5675

Chayote (Sechium edule)

General info about Fruit The chayote (Sechium edule), also known as choko, is an edible plant, which belongs to the gourd family Cucurbitaceae along with melons, cucumbers and squash. The plant has large leaves that form a canopy over the fruit. The vine is grown on the ground or more commonly on t...
by GreenBro
May 1, 2007 11:53 pm
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Autumn-olive (Elaeagnus umbellata)
Replies: 6
Views: 9757

Autumn-olive (Elaeagnus umbellata)

General info about Fruit Elaeagnus umbellata, also referred to as Japanese Silverberry, Umbellate Oleaster or Autumn-olive, is a species of Elaeagnus native to eastern Asia from the Himalayas east to Japan. Because airborne nitrogen can be fixed in its roots, it has the capability to grow in infert...
by GreenBro
May 1, 2007 11:46 pm
Forum: Vegetables and Legumes
Topic: Asparagus (Asparagus officinalis)
Replies: 0
Views: 3858

Asparagus (Asparagus officinalis)

General info about Fruit Asparagus officinalis is a plant species in the family Asparagaceae from which the popular vegetable known as asparagus is obtained. Asparagus has been used from very early times as a culinary vegetable, owing to its delicate flavour and diuretic properties. There is a reci...
by GreenBro
May 1, 2007 11:39 pm
Forum: Vegetables and Legumes
Topic: Globe Artichoke (Cynara scolymus)
Replies: 0
Views: 3458

Globe Artichoke (Cynara scolymus)

General info about Fruit The Globe Artichoke (Cynara scolymus) is a perennial thistle originating in southern Europe around the Mediterranean. It grows to 1.5-2 m tall, with arching, deeply lobed, silvery glaucous-green leaves 50–80 cm long. The flowers develop in a large head from an edible bud ab...
by GreenBro
May 1, 2007 11:34 pm
Forum: Nuts and Seeds
Topic: Almond (Prunus amygdalus)
Replies: 0
Views: 5671

Almond (Prunus amygdalus)

General info about Fruit The almond (Prunus dulcis, syn. Prunus amygdalus, or Amygdalus communis) is a small deciduous tree belonging to the subfamily Prunoideae of the family Rosaceae; an almond is also the fruit of this tree. The plant is classified with the peach in the subgenus Amygdalus within...
by GreenBro
May 1, 2007 11:23 pm
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Partridge Berry (Mitchella repens)
Replies: 0
Views: 4129

Partridge Berry (Mitchella repens)

General info about Fruit Partridge Berry, is the best known plant in the genus Mitchella. It is a herbaceous woody shrub, occurring in North America and Japan, and belonging to the madder family (Rubiaceae). This evergreen plant is a creeping, but not climbing, vine, 15-30 cm long. The evergeen dar...
by GreenBro
May 1, 2007 11:16 pm
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Virginia creeper (Parthenocissus quinquefolia)
Replies: 3
Views: 7447

Virginia creeper (Parthenocissus quinquefolia)

General info about Fruit Virginia creeper or five-leaved ivy (Parthenocissus quinquefolia) is a woody vine native to eastern and central North America, in southeastern Canada, the eastern and central United States, eastern Mexico, and Guatemala, west as far as Manitoba, South Dakota, Utah and Texas...
by GreenBro
May 1, 2007 11:12 pm
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Maypop (Passiflora incarnata)
Replies: 4
Views: 6602

Maypop (Passiflora incarnata)

General info about Fruit Maypop (Passiflora incarnata), also known as Purple passionflower, is a fast growing perennial vine with climbing or trailing stems. A member of the passionflower genus Passiflora, the Maypop has large, intricate flowers with prominent styles and stamens. One of the hardies...
by GreenBro
May 1, 2007 11:06 pm
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Christmasberry (Photinia arbutifolia)
Replies: 1
Views: 4543

Christmasberry (Photinia arbutifolia)

General info about Fruit Toyon (Heteromeles arbutifolia, syn. H. salicifolia) is a common perennial shrub native to southwestern California, USA and the extreme northwest of Mexico, from the San Francisco Bay area to northern Baja California. It is the sole species of Heteromeles, but is closely re...
by GreenBro
May 1, 2007 10:51 pm
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Spanish Bayonet (Yucca)
Replies: 7
Views: 5666

Spanish Bayonet (Yucca)

General info about Fruit Hesperoyucca whipplei (syn. Yucca whipplei; Our Lord's Candle, Spanish Bayonet, Quixote Yucca, Common Yucca) is a species of flowering plant closely related to and formerly usually included in the genus Yucca. It is native to southern California, United States and Baja Cali...
by GreenBro
May 1, 2007 8:05 am
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Pawpaw (Asimina triloba)
Replies: 5
Views: 5494

Pawpaw (Asimina triloba)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/pawpaw.jpg General info about Fruit Pawpaw (Asimina) is a genus of eight or nine species of small trees with large leaves and fruit, native to eastern North America. The genus includes the largest edible fruit indigenous to the continent. They are understory trees o...
by GreenBro
May 1, 2007 7:43 am
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Bearberry (Arctostaphylos uva-ursi)
Replies: 1
Views: 5529

Bearberry (Arctostaphylos uva-ursi)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Bearberry.jpg General info about Fruit Arctostaphylos uva-ursi is a species of Arctostaphylos, one of several related species referred to as bearberry. Other names for this species include kinnikinnick and pinemat manzanita. It is a small procumbent woody shrub 5-30...
by GreenBro
Apr 30, 2007 11:13 pm
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Serviceberry (Amelanchier)
Replies: 2
Views: 7823

Serviceberry (Amelanchier)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Serviceberry.jpg General info about Fruit The Serviceberry (Amelanchier), also known as juneberry, mespilus, sarvis, shad-blossom and shadbush, is a genus of about 25 species of small deciduous trees and large shrubs in the family Rosaceae. In some areas an Amelanch...
by GreenBro
Apr 30, 2007 1:56 pm
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Citron (Citrus medica)
Replies: 2
Views: 15906

Citron (Citrus medica)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Citron.jpg General info about Fruit The Citron (Citrus medica) is a species of citrus fruit. It is characterized by its thick rind and small sections. Generally, it is eaten preserved or in bakery goods, such as fruitcakes. (The candied peel rather than the fruit is...
by GreenBro
Apr 30, 2007 1:50 pm
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Sea-buckthorns (Hippophaë rhamnoides)
Replies: 0
Views: 4536

Sea-buckthorns (Hippophaë rhamnoides)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Sea-buckthorns.JPG General info about Fruit The sea-buckthorns are deciduous shrubs in the genus Hippophae, family Elaeagnaceae. The name sea-buckthorn, hyphenated here to avoid confusion with the buckthorns (Rhamnus, family Rhamnaceae), is also referred to as "...
by GreenBro
Apr 30, 2007 1:41 pm
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Garden Strawberry (Fragaria x ananassa)
Replies: 11
Views: 5867

Garden Strawberry (Fragaria x ananassa)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Garden_Strawberry.jpg General info about Fruit Garden Strawberry (Fragaria x ananassa and related cultivars) is the most common variety of strawberry cultivated worldwide. Like all strawberries, it is in the family Rosaceae; its fruit is more technically known as an...
by GreenBro
Apr 30, 2007 1:24 pm
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Guelder-rose (Viburnum opulus)
Replies: 0
Views: 4582

Guelder-rose (Viburnum opulus)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Guelder-rose.jpg General info about Fruit Viburnum opulus (Guelder-rose) is a species of Viburnum, native to Europe and Asia. Some botanists also treat the closely related North American species Viburnum trilobum as a variety of it (as Viburnum opulus var. americanu...
by GreenBro
Apr 30, 2007 1:15 pm
Forum: Nuts and Seeds
Topic: Sweet Chestnut (Castanea sativa)
Replies: 0
Views: 4263

Sweet Chestnut (Castanea sativa)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Sweet_Chestnut.jpg General info about Fruit The Sweet Chestnut (Castanea sativa, family Fagaceae), also known as the Spanish Chestnut, is a species of chestnut native to southeastern Europe and Asia Minor. It is a medium-sized to large deciduous tree attaining a hei...
by GreenBro
Apr 30, 2007 1:04 pm
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Apricot (Prunus armeniaca)
Replies: 4
Views: 5762

Apricot (Prunus armeniaca)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Apricot.jpg General info about Fruit The apricot (Prunus armeniaca or Armenian plum in Latin, syn. Armeniaca vulgaris, Armenian: Ծիրան, Chinese: 杏子, Czech: Meruňka) is a fruit-bearing tree, native to China and spread ...
by GreenBro
Apr 30, 2007 11:35 am
Forum: Vegetables and Legumes
Topic: Okra (Abelmoschus esculentus)
Replies: 1
Views: 7863

Okra (Abelmoschus esculentus)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Okra.jpg General info about Fruit Abelmoschus esculentus, commonly known as okra or lady's finger, is a flowering plant valued for its edible green fruits. The name okra is of West African origin and is cognate with "ókùrù" in Igbo, a language spoken in wh...
by GreenBro
Apr 30, 2007 11:11 am
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Jackfruit (Artocarpus heterophyllus)
Replies: 17
Views: 5817

Jackfruit (Artocarpus heterophyllus)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Jackfruit.jpg General info about Fruit The jackfruit, Artocarpus heterophyllus Lam. (syns. A. integrifolius Auct. NOT L. f.; A integrifolia L. f.; A. integra Merr.; Rademachia integra Thunb. ), of the family Moraceae, is also called jak-fruit, jak, jaca, and, in Mal...
by GreenBro
Apr 30, 2007 10:43 am
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Breadfruit (Artocarpus altilis)
Replies: 3
Views: 4611

Breadfruit (Artocarpus altilis)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Breadfruit.jpg General info about Fruit Artocarpus altilis is a tree and fruit native to the Malay Peninsula and western Pacific islands. It has also been widely planted in tropical regions elsewhere. It was collected and distributed by Lieutenant William Bligh as o...
by GreenBro
Apr 30, 2007 10:20 am
Forum: Vegetables and Legumes
Topic: Peanut (Arachis hypogaea)
Replies: 0
Views: 3436

Peanut (Arachis hypogaea)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Peanut.jpg General info about Fruit The cultivated peanut or groundnut (Arachis hypogaea L.), originated in South America (Bolivia and adjoining countries) and is now grown throughout the tropical an warm temperate regions of the, world. This crop was grown widely b...
by GreenBro
Apr 30, 2007 8:33 am
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Common Hazel (Corylus avellana)
Replies: 0
Views: 3648

Common Hazel (Corylus avellana)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Common_Hazel.jpg General info about Fruit The Common Hazel (Corylus avellana) is a species of hazel native to Europe and Asia. It is typically a shrub reaching 3-8 m tall, but can reach 15 m on occasion. The leaves are deciduous, rounded, 6-12 cm long and across, so...
by GreenBro
Apr 28, 2007 3:24 pm
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Gooseberry (Ribes uva-crispa)
Replies: 0
Views: 4638

Gooseberry (Ribes uva-crispa)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Gooseberry.jpg General info about Fruit The Gooseberry Ribes uva-crispa (syn. R. grossularia) is a species of Ribes, native to Europe, northwestern Africa and southwestern Asia. It is one of several similar species in the subgenus Grossularia; for the other related ...
by GreenBro
Apr 27, 2007 11:40 pm
Forum: Nuts and Seeds
Topic: Walnut (Juglans regia)
Replies: 0
Views: 4699

Walnut (Juglans regia)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Walnut.jpg General info about Fruit The English Walnut (Juglans regia), also known as Common Walnut or Persian Walnut, is a species of walnut that is native to the Balkans, in southeast Europe, east through southwest and central Asia and the Himalayas to southwest C...
by GreenBro
Apr 27, 2007 11:26 pm
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Nutmeg (Myristica fragrans)
Replies: 3
Views: 3983

Nutmeg (Myristica fragrans)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Nutmeg.jpg General info about Fruit The nutmegs Myristica are a genus of evergreen trees indigenous to tropical southeast Asia and Australasia. They are important for two spices derived from the fruit, nutmeg and mace. Mace within nutmeg fruit Nutmeg is the actual s...
by GreenBro
Apr 27, 2007 11:07 pm
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Common Hawthorn (Crataegus monogyna)
Replies: 0
Views: 3954

Common Hawthorn (Crataegus monogyna)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Common_Hawthorn.JPG General info about Fruit The Common Hawthorn Crataegus monogyna is a species of hawthorn native to Europe, northwest Africa and western Asia. Other common names include May, Maythorn, Quickthorn, and Haw. It is a broadly spreading shrub or small ...
by GreenBro
Apr 23, 2007 3:24 pm
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Redcurrant (Ribes rubrum)
Replies: 4
Views: 5514

Redcurrant (Ribes rubrum)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Redcurrant.jpg General info about Fruit The Redcurrant (Ribes rubrum) is a member of the genus Ribes in the gooseberry family Grossulariaceae, native to parts of western Europe (France, Belgium, Netherlands, Germany, and northern Italy). It is a deciduous shrub norm...
by GreenBro
Apr 23, 2007 2:54 pm
Forum: Fruits
Topic: European Pear (Pyrus communis)
Replies: 9
Views: 5310

European Pear (Pyrus communis)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/European_Pear.jpg General info about Fruit The European Pear Pyrus communis is a species of pear native to central and eastern Europe and southwest Asia. The European Pear is one of the most important fruits of temperate regions, being the species from which most or...
by GreenBro
Apr 23, 2007 2:29 pm
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Water Melon (Citrullus lanatus)
Replies: 14
Views: 5517

Water Melon (Citrullus lanatus)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Water_Melon.jpg General info about Fruit Watermelon (Citrullus lanatus, Family Cucurbitaceae) is both a fruit and a vegetable and plant of a vine-like (climber and trailer) herb originally from southern Africa and one of the most common type of melon. This flowering...
by GreenBro
Apr 23, 2007 1:50 pm
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Muskmelon (Cucumis melo)
Replies: 2
Views: 5945

Muskmelon (Cucumis melo)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Muskmelon.jpg General info about Fruit Muskmelon refers to the many cultivars of Cucumis melo, and is one of the broader group of fruits grown and traded as melons. It is an accessory fruit of a type that botanists call a false berry. It was first cultivated more th...
by GreenBro
Apr 23, 2007 9:15 am
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Peach (Prunus persica)
Replies: 7
Views: 4891

Peach (Prunus persica)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Peach.jpg General info about Fruit The Peach (Prunus persica) is a tree native to China that bears a juicy fruit of the same name. It is a deciduous tree growing to 5–10 m tall, belonging to the subfamily Prunoideae of the family Rosaceae. It is classified with the ...
by GreenBro
Apr 23, 2007 8:55 am
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Grapefruit (Citrus paradisi)
Replies: 10
Views: 4882

Grapefruit (Citrus paradisi)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Grapefruit.jpg General info about Fruit The grapefruit was first described in 1750 by Griffith Hughes who called it the "forbidden fruit" of Barbados. In 1789, Patrick Browne reported it as growing in most parts of Jamaica and he referred to it as "fo...
by GreenBro
Apr 23, 2007 8:45 am
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Tangelo (Citrus paradisi × Citrus reticulata)
Replies: 3
Views: 4470

Tangelo (Citrus paradisi × Citrus reticulata)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Tangelo.jpg General info about Fruit The tangelo is a citrus fruit that is a hybrid of any mandarin orange, popularly known as a tangerine, and either a pomelo or a grapefruit. It may have originated in Southeast Asia over 3,500 years ago. The fruits look like good-...
by GreenBro
Apr 23, 2007 8:36 am
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Mandarin (Citrus reticulata)
Replies: 3
Views: 5327

Mandarin (Citrus reticulata)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Mandarin.jpg General info about Fruit The mandarin orange is considered a native of south-eastern Asia and the Philippines. It is most abundantly grown in Japan, southern China, India, and the East Indies, and is esteemed for home consumption in Australia. It gravit...
by GreenBro
Apr 23, 2007 8:25 am
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Sweet Orange (Citrus sinensis)
Replies: 15
Views: 6093

Sweet Orange (Citrus sinensis)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Sweet_Orange.jpg General info about Fruit The orange is unknown in the wild state; is assumed to have originated in southern China, northeastern India, and perhaps southeastern Asia (formerly Indochina). It was carried to the Mediterranean area possibly by Italian t...
by GreenBro
Apr 23, 2007 8:13 am
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Sour Orange (Citrus aurantium)
Replies: 14
Views: 6722

Sour Orange (Citrus aurantium)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Sour_Orange.jpg General info about Fruit The sour orange is native to southeastern Asia. Natives of the South Sea Islands, especially Fiji, Samoa, and Guam, believe the tree to have been brought to their shores in prehistoric times. Arabs are thought to have carried...
by GreenBro
Apr 18, 2007 11:06 am
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Sloe or Blackthorn (Prunus Spinosa)
Replies: 0
Views: 5577

Sloe or Blackthorn (Prunus Spinosa)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Sloe_or_Blackthorn.jpg General info about Fruit The Blackthorn is a large shrub or a small tree of the genus Prunus, botanically Prunus spinosa. Its fruit is called the sloe, or in the Scots language, slaes. The blackthorn is native to Europe, western Asia, and nort...
by GreenBro
Apr 18, 2007 10:45 am
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Plum (Prunus Domestica)
Replies: 6
Views: 4765

Plum (Prunus Domestica)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Plum.jpg General info about Fruit A plum or gage is a stone fruit tree in the genus Prunus, subgenus Prunus. The subgenus is distinguished from other subgenera (peaches, cherries, bird cherries, etc) in the shoots having a terminal bud and the side buds solitary (no...
by GreenBro
Apr 17, 2007 2:40 pm
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Cranberries (Vaccinium oxycoccos)
Replies: 4
Views: 4335

Cranberries (Vaccinium oxycoccos)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Cranberries.jpg General info about Fruit Cranberries are a group of evergreen dwarf shrubs or trailing vines in the genus Vaccinium subgenus Oxycoccus, or in some treatments, in the distinct genus Oxycoccus. They are found in acidic bogs throughout the cooler parts ...
by GreenBro
Apr 17, 2007 1:58 pm
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Pomegranate (Punica granatum)
Replies: 10
Views: 4122

Pomegranate (Punica granatum)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Pomegranate.jpg General info about Fruit Origin: The pomegranate is native from Iran to the Himalayas in northern India and was cultivated and naturalized over the whole Mediterranean region since ancient times. It is widely cultivated throughout India and the drier...
by GreenBro
Apr 17, 2007 12:53 pm
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Carob tree (Ceratonia siliqua)
Replies: 2
Views: 5656

Carob tree (Ceratonia siliqua)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Carob%20tree.jpg General info about Fruit These trees cannot withstand waterlogging, although the root system is usually deep. It grows well in warm temperate and subtropical areas and tolerates hot and humid coastal areas. It is a xerophytic (drought-resistant) spe...
by GreenBro
Apr 17, 2007 12:12 pm
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Service Tree (Sorbus domestica)
Replies: 0
Views: 4291

Service Tree (Sorbus domestica)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Service_Tree.JPG General info about Fruit Woodland Garden; Canopy; The Service Tree (Sorbus domestica) is sometimes known as the True Service Tree to distinguish it from the Wild Service Tree. It is native to western and southern Europe (north to south Wales), north...
by GreenBro
Apr 17, 2007 11:51 am
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Hackberry (Celtis Occidentalis)
Replies: 0
Views: 3836

Hackberry (Celtis Occidentalis)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Hackberry.jpg General info about Fruit Woodland Garden; Canopy; Hackberry Celtis is a genus of about 60-70 species of deciduous trees widespread in warm temperate regions of the Northern Hemisphere, in southern Europe, southern and eastern Asia, and southern and cen...
by GreenBro
Apr 11, 2007 8:17 am
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Fig (Ficus Carica)
Replies: 4
Views: 4949

Fig (Ficus Carica)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Fig.jpg General info about Fruit Woodland Garden; Sunny Edge; South Wall By; West Wall By; The Common Fig (Ficus carica) is a large shrub or small tree native to southwest Asia and the eastern Mediterranean region (Greece east to Afghanistan). It grows to a height o...
by GreenBro
Apr 10, 2007 10:21 pm
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Sour Cherry (Prunus cerasus)
Replies: 0
Views: 4668

Sour Cherry (Prunus cerasus)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Sour_Cherry.JPG General info about Fruit The Sour Cherry or Morello Cherry, (Prunus cerasus) is a species of Prunus in the subgenus Cerasus (cherries), native to much of Europe and southwest Asia. It is closely related to the Wild Cherry (P. avium), also known as sw...
by GreenBro
Apr 10, 2007 5:40 pm
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Crowberry (Empetrum nigrum)
Replies: 1
Views: 5266

Crowberry (Empetrum nigrum)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Crowberry.jpg General info about Fruit Habitats Woodland Garden; Sunny Edge; Dappled Shade; Ground Cover; Crowberry (Empetrum) is a small genus of dwarf evergreen shrubs that bear edible fruit. They are commonly found in the northern hemisphere, from temperate to su...
by GreenBro
Apr 5, 2007 1:41 pm
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Raspberry (Rubus idaeus)
Replies: 2
Views: 4535

Raspberry (Rubus idaeus)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Raspberry.jpg General info about Fruit The Raspberry or Red Raspberry (Rubus idaeus) is a plant that produces a tart, sweet, red composite fruit in summer or early autumn. In proper botanical language, it is not a berry at all, but instead an aggregate fruit of nume...
by GreenBro
Apr 4, 2007 8:15 am
Forum: Fruits
Topic: Bilberry (vaccinium-myrtillus)
Replies: 3
Views: 4185

Bilberry (vaccinium-myrtillus)

http://vegtalk.org/images/fruits/Bilberry.jpg General info about Fruit Bilberry is a name given to several species of low-growing shrubs in the genus Vaccinium (family Ericaceae) that bear tasty fruits. The species most often referred to is Vaccinium myrtillus L., also known as blaeberry, whortlebe...
by GreenBro
Mar 1, 2007 10:50 am
Forum: General Conversations
Topic: Omnivores exiled in Bombay
Replies: 8
Views: 4887

there were a movie .. star wars ... if 50% of population will become vegan and will start a war ... how it will be called ? :)) anti meat war? :)
by GreenBro
Mar 1, 2007 10:48 am
Forum: General Conversations
Topic: would any veggies want to live at my place?
Replies: 4
Views: 4072

waiting for details .....
by GreenBro
Mar 1, 2007 10:47 am
Forum: General Conversations
Topic: Vegetarians Do Not Kill
Replies: 13
Views: 7132

vegetarians are less likely to kill ... that`s my opinion too!
by GreenBro
Mar 1, 2007 10:43 am
Forum: General Conversations
Topic: Forum Rules
Replies: 14
Views: 9713

Yes sir :D
by GreenBro
Mar 1, 2007 10:43 am
Forum: General Conversations
Topic: Father now backs Madonna adoption
Replies: 1
Views: 2144

Maddona ... a interesting person in our society ... but don`t know why i have no respect for her ... or simply i have no interest about her :D
by GreenBro
Mar 1, 2007 10:42 am
Forum: Animal Rights Forum
Topic: Where do rights come from?
Replies: 10
Views: 5841

first law was natural law ! the nature give us fruits ... so in order to survive you must eat and you have the roght to collect those fruits ! ... that`s the first theory of law ! what about animals ... in some states ... this was just religion interdiction ! becose some animals were considered sacr...
by GreenBro
Mar 1, 2007 10:39 am
Forum: Vegan Poem Forum
Topic: Veggie Free Form Poetry
Replies: 4
Views: 6189

very nice !!!!!!
by GreenBro
Mar 1, 2007 10:38 am
Forum: Vegan Poem Forum
Topic: Haiku - the art of japanese poetry
Replies: 14
Views: 11522

that tipe of poetry makes you think about words in part .... and all this becouse in some words we cann not tell completly what we wanted to say ... i like to read it ... but not to write :D
by GreenBro
Mar 1, 2007 10:35 am
Forum: Vegan Poem Forum
Topic: How to read Moby Dick. A Diary of rain and noodles.
Replies: 1
Views: 4280

i didn`t understand a part of it ..... :drunken: :roll:
by GreenBro
Mar 1, 2007 10:34 am
Forum: Vegan Poem Forum
Topic: Our favourite poem.
Replies: 1
Views: 3833

could it be not just vegan ?
by GreenBro
Mar 1, 2007 10:34 am
Forum: Vegan Poem Forum
Topic: Animal Holocaust
Replies: 2
Views: 3192

scaryed true....
by GreenBro
Mar 1, 2007 10:33 am
Forum: Vegan Poem Forum
Topic: The Material
Replies: 1
Views: 3158

nice poem .....
by GreenBro
Mar 1, 2007 10:32 am
Forum: Vegan Poem Forum
Topic: Innocent Life
Replies: 4
Views: 5369

love and pain .... :(
by GreenBro
Mar 1, 2007 10:31 am
Forum: Vegan Visual arts
Topic: blog about vegan photography / activism and related issues
Replies: 7
Views: 8699

some of them are even scary !
the last one just more interesting.....
by GreenBro
Mar 1, 2007 10:29 am
Forum: Vegan Visual arts
Topic: Better Veg*n Forums!
Replies: 2
Views: 4114

good Idia :D
by GreenBro
Mar 1, 2007 10:28 am
Forum: Vegan Visual arts
Topic: Vegetarian
Replies: 13
Views: 9787

we can become so if will be for a long time veggie ?:)) just a joke :P
by GreenBro
Mar 1, 2007 10:26 am
Forum: Vegan Visual arts
Topic: photography: Slim legs
Replies: 10
Views: 15964

Andy is it a Moldovian girl ? :))
by GreenBro
Mar 1, 2007 10:25 am
Forum: Vegan Visual arts
Topic: Minotaur for blade mistress.
Replies: 23
Views: 17107

no words ... just a big WOW :D
by GreenBro
Mar 1, 2007 10:24 am
Forum: Vegan Visual arts
Topic: Test - VegNews logo
Replies: 7
Views: 6865

my opinion is that not such important if it`s in 3d or not! it looks greate ! thx for it :)
by GreenBro
Feb 26, 2007 3:59 pm
Forum: Animal Rights Forum
Topic: Do Not Apologize for Being Vegan
Replies: 15
Views: 6808

here we can evidentiate 2 points of view! 1 it`s about personal integrity and personal morality! 2 from point of veggan interest ech person has own education... and the factors that makes him to be like he is we cann not say to him: what`s with you man .. cammon do it ... or somth like this! he choo...
by GreenBro
Feb 26, 2007 3:49 pm
Forum: Animal Rights Forum
Topic: Is it ethical to keep a pet?
Replies: 39
Views: 31501

To have pets i think i`ts normal ! as was sad i`ts even good for devoloping responsability ... other times they can "serve" as our best soul frieds :) offcourse are diferent peoples with diferent idias about animals ... some of them use them for diferent jobs ... and i think that tipe of &...
by GreenBro
Feb 26, 2007 3:41 pm
Forum: Animal Rights Forum
Topic: Where do rights come from?
Replies: 10
Views: 5841

are you asking about rights in general ? or about animal rights ?
there some diference ! :)
by GreenBro
Feb 26, 2007 3:39 pm
Forum: Vegan Cinema Lounge - Movies Discussion
Topic: Harry Potter III
Replies: 5
Views: 6926

waiting for the 5`th movie :D
by GreenBro
Feb 26, 2007 3:35 pm
Forum: New Members
Topic: New Newbie! :-)
Replies: 20
Views: 9267

A big Wellcome from me 2 :D :alien:
by GreenBro
Feb 26, 2007 3:32 pm
Forum: New Members
Topic: Member Photos!
Replies: 37
Views: 30361

Scarlett be brave for us ! :) we wont a big foto of yours :D
by GreenBro
Feb 20, 2007 5:58 pm
Forum: Vegan Humor
Topic: Busted!
Replies: 9
Views: 7881

WarChil, thx i`ll try
by GreenBro
Feb 20, 2007 5:56 pm
Forum: New Members
Topic: Hi from the UK
Replies: 8
Views: 4827

Hello Scarlett ! Glad that you are with us :) wellcome,enjoy & have fun! :)
by GreenBro
Feb 20, 2007 5:55 pm
Forum: New Members
Topic: Member Photos!
Replies: 37
Views: 30361

Scarlett nice pic ! even if it`s small :)
by GreenBro
Feb 17, 2007 8:08 am
Forum: Vegan Humor
Topic: Count the black dots
Replies: 5
Views: 5580

:evil: that`s imposible :) even print screen didn`t help :))
it`s a good way to breake our eyes :)
by GreenBro
Feb 17, 2007 8:07 am
Forum: Vegan Humor
Topic: vegan vampyres
Replies: 5
Views: 8282

This days i`ve watched a doc movie about vampires, gotic style, so long (in main it was baised on russian movie Dnevnoi i Na4noi Dazor). I`ts very very weard and very scarry ! They can even cut humans for drinking blood ... or even themsels .... rrrr :blackeye: what about veran pplz ... they are the...
by GreenBro
Feb 17, 2007 8:01 am
Forum: Vegan Humor
Topic: Busted!
Replies: 9
Views: 7881

Andy i had a lot of such funny pictures ... how can i solve this ? how can i put my immages here?
by GreenBro
Feb 17, 2007 7:29 am
Forum: Vegan Chat
Topic: VegTalk.org changes and News
Replies: 15
Views: 9266

Thx for updates !
nice disign, very cool avatars ... but what about security .... somtimes it`s too hard :) yes , it`s a good filter for those who want to join ... :)
evolution continues :)
by GreenBro
Feb 14, 2007 9:58 pm
Forum: Animal Rights Forum
Topic: Parliamentary Party for Animal Rights - This is too Awesome!
Replies: 8
Views: 4559

Also a party of pedophiles

cruel joke !!
by GreenBro
Feb 14, 2007 9:54 pm
Forum: Animal Rights Forum
Topic: When we eat meat, we are not breaking any laws.
Replies: 25
Views: 12195

laws and meat... animal meat.... from a poit of view we can not change this for others... obly for as... why ? becouse cenuries we survived just with such food... in our days .... just a type of vegy culture can change our thinking and taking animals not like food but somthing more... like our riend...
by GreenBro
Feb 14, 2007 9:48 pm
Forum: Animal Rights Forum
Topic: Would you kick this puppy?
Replies: 4
Views: 4406

yep yep yep ... very nice !
by GreenBro
Feb 14, 2007 9:47 pm
Forum: Animal Rights Forum
Topic: Will wear Thong for Fur - Protest!
Replies: 10
Views: 6456

:drunken: :bigsmurf:
by GreenBro
Feb 14, 2007 9:46 pm
Forum: Animal Rights Forum
Topic: Amazing Animal Facts
Replies: 1
Views: 3039

interesting things..... nature is full of mistery!
by GreenBro
Feb 14, 2007 9:42 pm
Forum: New Members
Topic: Hello
Replies: 20
Views: 7382

:)
by GreenBro
Feb 13, 2007 7:47 am
Forum: New Members
Topic: wazzup!!!
Replies: 17
Views: 7395

Blackwood , who`s there ?
by GreenBro
Feb 13, 2007 7:46 am
Forum: New Members
Topic: Member Photos!
Replies: 37
Views: 30361

:alien: with pleasure :)
by GreenBro
Feb 13, 2007 7:45 am
Forum: New Members
Topic: Still green
Replies: 4
Views: 4667

Steve410 hello ... were you desepear ? ":)
by GreenBro
Feb 9, 2007 7:02 pm
Forum: Animal Rights Forum
Topic: Will wear Thong for Fur - Protest!
Replies: 10
Views: 6456

So did you have any success?

the same qwestion....
by GreenBro
Feb 9, 2007 7:01 pm
Forum: Animal Rights Forum
Topic: Is anyone out there?
Replies: 2
Views: 3766

pritty cool!
by GreenBro
Feb 9, 2007 7:01 pm
Forum: Animal Rights Forum
Topic: I made an inspirational fur protest video
Replies: 8
Views: 5661

super muvies ... first are scarye ... second nice
by GreenBro
Feb 9, 2007 6:54 pm
Forum: Animal Rights Forum
Topic: Iditarod: Dog sled race of death
Replies: 3
Views: 3371

dogs right`s .... animal rights ... Animal rights, also known as animal liberation, is the movement to protect non-human animals from being used or regarded as property by humans. It is a radical social movement insofar as it aims not only to attain more humane treatment for animals, but also to inc...
by GreenBro
Feb 9, 2007 6:48 pm
Forum: Vegan Cinema Lounge - Movies Discussion
Topic: Avatar - The Last Air Bender
Replies: 20
Views: 13449

I wanna see it !
by GreenBro
Feb 9, 2007 6:45 pm
Forum: New Members
Topic: Hello
Replies: 20
Views: 7382

anyway we are waiting for you :)
by GreenBro
Feb 8, 2007 9:20 pm
Forum: Vegan Cinema Lounge - Movies Discussion
Topic: Better Veg*n Forums!
Replies: 1
Views: 4852

:)))))) yeah ... true true :)
by GreenBro
Feb 8, 2007 9:19 pm
Forum: Vegan Cinema Lounge - Movies Discussion
Topic: The Departed
Replies: 3
Views: 5197

i saw it ... pritty interesting ...
by GreenBro
Feb 8, 2007 9:17 pm
Forum: Vegan Cinema Lounge - Movies Discussion
Topic: Avatar - The Last Air Bender
Replies: 20
Views: 13449

Andy can we get this movie somewere ?
by GreenBro
Feb 8, 2007 9:16 pm
Forum: Vegan Humor
Topic: From a real story
Replies: 2
Views: 6284

yeah world ... imposible ... but society we can do it! we can educate our children so long :)
by GreenBro
Feb 8, 2007 9:14 pm
Forum: Vegan Humor
Topic: Did you know?
Replies: 7
Views: 7843

ech of us has somthing in concious from hunters ... the qwestion is if we eat or no aour target :D
by GreenBro
Feb 8, 2007 9:12 pm
Forum: Vegan Humor
Topic: Why are you vegan?
Replies: 3
Views: 7444

Because I'm a zoophile!!!
loools :D
by GreenBro
Feb 8, 2007 9:11 pm
Forum: Vegan Humor
Topic: Naughty Jokes!!!!!!!!
Replies: 15
Views: 10300

nice :)
by GreenBro
Feb 8, 2007 9:05 pm
Forum: Suggestions and Support
Topic: Maybe some yoga to go with... ?
Replies: 3
Views: 6195

is it dealing with veggie ?
by GreenBro
Feb 8, 2007 8:58 pm
Forum: Suggestions and Support
Topic: Moderation
Replies: 2
Views: 6293

first bring us more veggies or even people who are interested in this .... to moderate is admins problem :) somtimes it will be interesting othertime it will be agresive :)))
by GreenBro
Feb 8, 2007 8:56 pm
Forum: Suggestions and Support
Topic: Login and Preview
Replies: 6
Views: 8340

gwess problem fixed :)
by GreenBro
Feb 8, 2007 8:51 pm
Forum: Suggestions and Support
Topic: how about......
Replies: 3
Views: 7005

expose larger your idea !
by GreenBro
Feb 8, 2007 8:50 pm
Forum: Suggestions and Support
Topic: Avatars?
Replies: 9
Views: 8713

:)) avatars are somthing interesting ..... chek myne :)
by GreenBro
Feb 8, 2007 8:48 pm
Forum: Suggestions and Support
Topic: Help!
Replies: 6
Views: 7688

for admin help you can use [email protected]
by GreenBro
Feb 8, 2007 8:46 pm
Forum: Suggestions and Support
Topic: Mergin of some forums
Replies: 1
Views: 6069

it`s done .. we have includet here aniomal right`s . yah you right about separation it`s not fair but still we must remember helping animals in lawful form are nothing to deal with veggies food :)
by GreenBro
Feb 8, 2007 8:45 pm
Forum: Suggestions and Support
Topic: Jobs for vegans and vegetarians
Replies: 2
Views: 5871

yah .. a great idea ! who knows for exemple some restauran needs a good veggie cook :)
by GreenBro
Feb 8, 2007 8:43 pm
Forum: Suggestions and Support
Topic: Suggestion: Provide a way to contact the administrator
Replies: 3
Views: 6376

:) in part of new members ... you can write anywere : admine were are you ? . and i`m shure that someone will answer 100% :) cheers
by GreenBro
Feb 8, 2007 8:37 pm
Forum: New Members
Topic: Member Photos!
Replies: 37
Views: 30361

what a sweet veggie girl :))
by GreenBro
Feb 7, 2007 9:09 pm
Forum: Vegan Humor
Topic: Silly questions!
Replies: 1
Views: 5841

:) the worlds paradoxxes :)
by GreenBro
Feb 7, 2007 9:08 pm
Forum: Vegan Humor
Topic: doberman joke
Replies: 1
Views: 4566

LOLsss :)) :lol:
by GreenBro
Feb 7, 2007 9:07 pm
Forum: Vegan Humor
Topic: Smilies
Replies: 2
Views: 5528

you can upload it in your profyle ... but look that it must be no more then 6kb !
by GreenBro
Feb 7, 2007 9:06 pm
Forum: Vegan Humor
Topic: A nice one :)
Replies: 2
Views: 6197

8)
by GreenBro
Feb 7, 2007 9:05 pm
Forum: Vegan Humor
Topic: Collaborative Fiction thread
Replies: 13
Views: 11199

" are you kidding ? ... :o
by GreenBro
Feb 7, 2007 9:01 pm
Forum: Vegan Humor
Topic: C.P.M, told by an omnivore friend with intent to anger
Replies: 3
Views: 7152

Alistar .... for who you take part ha ? :))
by GreenBro
Feb 7, 2007 8:56 pm
Forum: Vegan Humor
Topic: secretary joke
Replies: 4
Views: 5338

lols :)
by GreenBro
Feb 7, 2007 8:54 pm
Forum: Vegan Humor
Topic: Busted!
Replies: 9
Views: 7881

heh e :))) but hes not a veggie :)) ai ai ai :))
by GreenBro
Feb 7, 2007 8:48 pm
Forum: Vegan Humor
Topic: Primitve Meal
Replies: 1
Views: 5862

:albino: funny! :))
by GreenBro
Feb 7, 2007 8:46 pm
Forum: Vegan Humor
Topic: Steven the Vegan
Replies: 3
Views: 5839

that was very nice !!!!!! :alien:
by GreenBro
Feb 7, 2007 8:41 pm
Forum: Suggestions and Support
Topic: Newbie's forum
Replies: 2
Views: 5829

thx for it :)
by GreenBro
Feb 7, 2007 8:41 pm
Forum: Suggestions and Support
Topic: ads for meat!!
Replies: 7
Views: 8173

the ads sistem a just programs that looks for key words so ... read my avatar :)))
by GreenBro
Feb 7, 2007 8:29 pm
Forum: New Members
Topic: Hey everyone
Replies: 5
Views: 5628

hi spilly :)
by GreenBro
Feb 7, 2007 8:22 pm
Forum: New Members
Topic: Hi
Replies: 3
Views: 3205

zdrastvuite daragie rasiiane ... radi vas privestvavati :)
by GreenBro
Feb 7, 2007 8:20 pm
Forum: New Members
Topic: :)
Replies: 4
Views: 3878

youpeeeeee :)
by GreenBro
Feb 7, 2007 8:19 pm
Forum: New Members
Topic: :)
Replies: 4
Views: 3878

youpeeeeee :))))
by GreenBro
Feb 7, 2007 8:17 pm
Forum: New Members
Topic: Newbie!
Replies: 3
Views: 5112

da new generation comming :)
by GreenBro
Feb 7, 2007 8:15 pm
Forum: New Members
Topic: Hello!
Replies: 4
Views: 5352

hello helloo hello :)
by GreenBro
Feb 7, 2007 8:14 pm
Forum: New Members
Topic: Me.
Replies: 12
Views: 7071

yeah ... serious people here .... and we are happy 4 this !
by GreenBro
Feb 7, 2007 8:12 pm
Forum: New Members
Topic: Newbie
Replies: 12
Views: 8549

Andy`ba ... we have somewere near us some veggies restaurant ?
by GreenBro
Feb 7, 2007 8:10 pm
Forum: New Members
Topic: My first post
Replies: 5
Views: 6017

wellcome here too :)
by GreenBro
Feb 7, 2007 8:10 pm
Forum: New Members
Topic: hello animalfriends, greetings from holland
Replies: 3
Views: 4849

blackoood .... you make me laugh :)) your whassup are everywere :)))
by GreenBro
Feb 7, 2007 8:08 pm
Forum: New Members
Topic: New, Hello!
Replies: 7
Views: 6997

healf problems are a good motivation to start a healfy way of life in veggies mode :) :) wellcome :)
by GreenBro
Feb 7, 2007 8:04 pm
Forum: New Members
Topic: HEYyyyyy
Replies: 3
Views: 5223

:) heh ... here you found the best veggie forum :) wellcome
by GreenBro
Feb 7, 2007 7:27 pm
Forum: New Members
Topic: wazzup!!!
Replies: 17
Views: 7395

who want`s a bud ? :)
by GreenBro
Feb 7, 2007 12:05 pm
Forum: New Members
Topic: Hello vegans- I need help
Replies: 3
Views: 5131

dvishny hello! gwess here you will find a lot of good .. nice ... interesting information for your book!
by GreenBro
Feb 7, 2007 12:04 pm
Forum: New Members
Topic: n00b
Replies: 3
Views: 4582

wheat grass hi! ... i saw that your link dosent work! ... bad ...
by GreenBro
Feb 7, 2007 12:03 pm
Forum: New Members
Topic: 'Lo!
Replies: 10
Views: 6888

the main idia remain SAVE ANIMALS !
by GreenBro
Feb 7, 2007 12:00 pm
Forum: New Members
Topic: Hello friends: bless you all.
Replies: 4
Views: 5200

thx Christian!
by GreenBro
Feb 7, 2007 11:59 am
Forum: New Members
Topic: just registered after a google search
Replies: 3
Views: 4227

weeee .... google knkow about us ! so soon all the world :)
by GreenBro
Feb 7, 2007 11:59 am
Forum: New Members
Topic: Hello
Replies: 3
Views: 4359

can we now what exactly are the etnical reasons ?

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