Definition of inkberry in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈɪŋkbəri/

noun (plural inkberries)

  • A low-growing North American holly with black berries and nearly spineless leaves.
    • Ilex glabra, family Aquifoliaceae
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    • Other species include trailing arbutus, bearberry, wintergreen, inkberry, sweet fern, flowering pixie moss, and cowwheat.
    • Some are evergreen, such as inkberry (I. glabra), and some are deciduous, such as winterberry (I. verticillata).
    • Minor building alterations brought forth mighty dagga plants; cannas migrated without provocation into any gap left by the lantana and inkberry.

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