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hobblebush Line breaks: hobble|bush
Pronunciation: /ˈhɒb(ə)lbʊʃ/

Definition of hobblebush in English:


A North American viburnum which bears clusters of white or pink flowers and purple-black berries.
  • Viburnum alnifolium, family Caprifoliaceae
Example sentences
  • Understory vegetation is dominated by hobblebush, striped maple, mountain maple, brambles (Rubus spp.), and seedlings and saplings of the dominant tree species.
  • This is a photo of the hobblebush just as the outer flowers are beginning to open.
  • Shady conditions allow for less variety, but try a mix of red-berried elder, hobblebush, cedar, and choke cherry.
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