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Cape Gooseberries
Cape Gooseberries grow inside husks that look like little lanterns, as tomatillos and Chinese Lanterns do. They are all kissing cousins.

The difference is that the fruit of the Cape Gooseberry plant has flavour, whereas the fruit of the Chinese Lantern plant is said to be completely tasteless. If your "Chinese Lantern" plant fruit is tasty, then what you have is actually a Cape Gooseberry plant. Both are in fact related to tomatillos.

The plants will grow anywhere, and are very productive bearers. Do not eat any other part of the plant other than the fully ripe berry.
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Nori
Nori is the generic Japanese word for seaweed used as a food item. There are actually several different kinds of seaweed that can be used, and the Japanese do indeed distinguish between them, as well as distinguishing based on any processing methods applied to the seaweed.

Nori was first harvested from the wild. By the 1600s, the Japanese were cultivating it. Success was sporadic, however, with some years producing a good crop, and some years practically none at all. Farmers didn't understand what they needed to do to make their Nori crops consistent, until a researcher halfway across the world in Wales, a Dr Katherine Drew, discovered in the late 1940s how it reproduced.

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