Chinese gooseberry

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Kiwifruit (Actinidia species), also known as Chinese gooseberry, can be grown just about anywhere in North America.
We garnished our dish with some semi-whipped cream, strawberries, Chinese gooseberry or physalis and a couple of coffee-shaped chocolate beans from a company called Dholer.
The kiwifruit was once called a Chinese gooseberry, and "California prune growers are hoping for some of the same excitement surrounding their product.
The first seeds of the hairy Chinese gooseberry, as it was once known, were raised in 1904.
Kiwi fruit or Chinese gooseberry (Actinidia chinensis)
The wildly popular kiwifruit was previously called a Chinese gooseberry.
In the 1950s, enterprising New Zealanders dubbed what was once called the Chinese gooseberry with the more marketable name of kiwifruit.
THE Chinese Gooseberry Man - E H Wilson' will feature actor and author Geoff Hales telling the story of an apprentice gardener at The Birmingham Botanical Gardens & Glasshouses in 1897.
The California Prune Board is changing the name of prunes to "dried plums" in hopes that a more politically correct name will get more consumers to buy the fruit, just like the term "kiwi" did to the former Chinese gooseberry.