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List of berries: berry picking with Bridget Jacobs, Joe Batt's Arm
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Descriptive TitleList of berries: berry picking with Bridget Jacobs, Joe Batt's Arm
TopicFood
Knowledge of the land/water and environment
KeywordsBerries
DescriptionBridget lists the various types of berries and the order in which they ripen: "blackberries", "bakeapple", blueberry, "blue herts", "partridgeberries", "marshberries", cranberries, gooseberries and blackcurrants.
Date2007-08-24
CollectorPower, Maureen
InformantJacobs, Bridget
Location Depicted/DiscussedCanada--Newfoundland and Labrador--Fogo Island--Joe Batt's Arm
Relation.Is Part OfBerry picking with Bridget Jacobs, Joe Batt's Arm. ICHFP00181.
NotesThe black crowberry (Empetrum nigrum) is locally known as the blackberry; also earthberry or heathberry. The bakeapple is the cloudberry (Rubus chamaemorus). Blue herts (or hurt or hort) is one of a number of species of whortleberries or blueberries that grow in the area. The partridgeberry is the mountain cranberry (Vaccinium vitis-idaea) or cowberry. The marshberry is the common or small American cranberry (Oxycoccus vulgaris).(Waghorne, 1888)
FormatVideo/wmv
Extent00:43 minutes; 5.62 MB
TypeMoving Image
Resource TypeVideo
IdentifierICHFP00195
LanguageEng
RepositoryMemorial University of Newfoundland. Folklore and Language Archive. Fogo Island Collection 2007-225
CollectionIntangible Cultural Heritage Inventory - Central Newfoundland
GPSCanada--Newfoundland and Labrador--Fogo Island--Joe Batt's Arm
Topic.TGMBerries
Topic.LCSHEmpetrum nigrum
Cloudberry
Blueberries
Vaccinium vitis-idaea
Cranberries
Gooseberries
European black currant
DownloadableYes
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