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snowberry

Syllabification: snow·ber·ry
Pronunciation: /ˈsnōˌberē
 
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Definition of snowberry in English:

noun (plural snowberries)

A North American shrub of the honeysuckle family, bearing white berries and often cultivated as an ornamental or for hedging.
  • Symphoricarpos albus, family Caprifoliaceae
Example sentences
  • However, in hedgerows, aliens like fuchsia, buddleia and snowberry are pushing out native species like spindle and guelder rose.
  • In the autumn it is intended to plant fruiting species of trees, including gelda rose, hawthorn, hazel, thorn and snowberry.
  • Along the walls and raised beds I planted ferns, vine maple, Indian plum, ocean spray, snowberry, currants, and other low-maintenance shrubs.

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