John Gerard on the "Apple of Love"

Title

John Gerard on the "Apple of Love"

Subject

Tomatoes

Description

John Gerard, an English botanist, describes the tomato plant and fruit in his seventeenth century herball.

Creator

John Gerard

Source

The Herball, or, General Historie of Plants

Publisher

London : Printed by Adam Islip, Joice Norton and Richard Whitakers

Date

1636

Contributor

Melanie Sheehan

Rights

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Relation

https://archive.org/details/herballorgeneral00gera, powered by University of Toronto

Format

Digitized book

Language

English

Type

Herbal

Identifier

[no text]

Coverage

[no text]

Original Format

[no text]

Text

[no text]

Files

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Citation

John Gerard, “John Gerard on the "Apple of Love",” Food origins, accessed July 23, 2024, https://tenochtitlan.omeka.net/items/show/13.