American cranberry bush


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Noun1.American cranberry bush - deciduous North American shrub or small tree having three-lobed leaves and red berriesAmerican cranberry bush - deciduous North American shrub or small tree having three-lobed leaves and red berries
genus Viburnum, Viburnum - deciduous or evergreen shrubs or small trees: arrow-wood; wayfaring tree
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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For gardeners who would like to grow cranberries but don't want the hassle, I recommend a plant that can be grown in all but the southernmost regions of the country Viburnum trilobum, or American cranberry bush viburnum, is tough, durable, attractive and produces berries.
American cranberry bush is also native to North America.
Other good choices for berries are the bar-berries (best used as thorny hedges to deter traffic) and the American cranberry bush, a noncranberry whose shining fruit resembles cranberries.

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