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The Pilgrims gave the cranberry its modern name.  To them, the pink cranberry blossoms resembled heads of cranes, and craneberry later became cranberry.  Cultivation began in 1816 in the town of Dennis on Cape Cod, where Captain Henry Hall noted that where beach and sand blew over the vines, the berries grew better.  He transplanted […]

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