Currant

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Redcurrant
Cultivated redcurrant
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Order: Saxifragales
Family: Grossulariaceae
Genus: Ribes
Species: R. rubrum
Binomial name
Ribes rubrum
L.
Blackcurrant
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Order: Saxifragales
Family: Grossulariaceae
Genus: Ribes
Species: R. nigrum
Binomial name
Ribes nigrum
L.

A currant is a type of fruit. They are like grapes. There are two different species. One famous type of currant is the gooseberry.