cowberry


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Synonyms for cowberry

low evergreen shrub of high north temperate regions of Europe and Asia and America bearing red edible berries

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In the Lower Silesia Forest snow cover is usually low (a few cm) and lasting for a maximum of 40 days, therefore cowberries and shoots of blueberry and cowberry are available throughout the winter.
The term "bramble fruits" describes plant species such as grape (Vitis), strawberry (Fragaria), raspberry and blackberry (Rubus), red currant and gooseberry (Ribes), huckleberry, cowberry, culture bilberry, marches blueberry, (Vaccinium), rose hip (Rosa), berberis vulgaris (Berberis), bullace grape (Prunus) (Agaoglu 1986).
elata Miq Seem), Chinese magnolia vine (Schisandra chinensis) (Turcz) Baill, cowberry (Vaccinium vitisidaea) L.
I forget that the bitter or too tall or stinking ones are part of it, because now I've found cowberry twigs growing in the cracks, with sprays of promising pale rose-colored flowers.
Partridgeberries (also called foxberry, redberry and cranberry in Canada, cowberry in England, and lingonberry in northern Europe) are a variety of cranberry.
Moorland vegetation such as heather, bilberry and cowberry was destroyed.
Almost all the herbaceous plants of the taiga are perennial, including the cowberry (Vaccinium vitisidaea), the bilberry (V.
My first was on Cowberry - a seven-year-old cow weighing over 50 stone.
Nettle, carrot, rosehip, blackcurrant, cowberry and semolina.
japonicum, cowberry Vaccinium vitis-idaea and yellow-flowered rhododendron Rhododendron aureum as the major cover type.
The fall diet consisted of branches of willow, birch, pine (Pinus sylvestris), and cowberry bush (Vaccinium vitis-idaea) in a ratio of 23:30:17:30.
Hills around Blaenavon are carpeted with dense heather, and still have red grouse, along with crowberry and cowberry.
The short growing season also means that evergreen plants are abundant in tundra plant communities, for example marsh rosemary (Ledum palustre), cowberry (Vaccinium vitis-idaea and others), dryas (Dryas octopetala, D.