Red Buckthorn Facts
The binomial name for Red Buckthorn is now Frangula rubra. In the past Frangula rubra was classified as Rhamnus rubra, a subgenus of Rhamnus. Some of the more widespread Frangula species of Buckthorn include Frangula alnus, or Alder Buckthorn, Frangula californica, or California Buckthorn, Frangula caroliniana, or Carolina Buckthorn, Frangula purshiana, or Cascara Buckthorn, and Frangula sphaerosperma, or West Indian Buckthorn. Buckthorns are known by many other common names, including Avignon Berry, Black Dogwood, and Coffeeberry.
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The Best Berries For Your Health
They're also full of heart-healthy, cancer-fighting flavonoids, and carotenoids. Try about 2 ounces of sea buckthorn berry juice, and you'll get 40 milligrams of vitamin C, which is about 45 to 55 percent of your daily needs. Also on HuffPost: Loading ... Huffington Post [ story ]
Prairie fruit business needs more sea buckthorn growers
submitted seabuckthorn_opt.jpeg Sea buckthorn is moving out of the hedgerows and into the mainstream, as new varieties and evolving technologies promise to make harvesting the nutrient-rich berry less labour intensive. “It's been a very difficult ... Manitoba Co-operator [ story ]
£4-a-pop superjuice is made from weeds
Sea buckthorn berries are full of antioxidants, vitamins and essential minerals, but have been overlooked due to the problems associated with harvesting them and their often bitter taste. But scientists believe they have come up with a tasty way to ... Express.co.uk [ story ]