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beau·ty·ber·ry

 (byo͞o′tē-bĕr′ē)
n.
Any of various shrubs of the genus Callicarpa cultivated for their axillary clusters of glossy, usually violet or purple berries.
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Shrubs that will capture attention with their unusual and eye-catching berries are the Callicarpa bodinieri var.
And for winter, one of my favourite berrying plants is Callicarpa bodinieri with its almost iridescent violet berries, while vivid clusters of orange are found on Viburnum opulus 'Xanthocar-pum', pyracantha and sorbus trees.
The lilac flowers of Callicarpa Profusion are delightful in summer, the pinkish autumn foliage is beautiful and the masses of purple fruit in winter are amazing.
The most intriguing berry, colour-wise, has got to be Callicarpa bodinieri.
Plant species Latin name Origin (b) American beautyberry Callicarpa americana N American elm Ulmus americana N American sycamore Platanus occidentales N Azalea Rhododendron sp.
A good purple berry is Callicarpa 'Profusion', a turquoise one comes in Viburnum davidii.
Callicarpa profusion, or beauty berry, offers gardeners a taste of the unusual for a sheltered, sunny border, as well as giving the birds a treat when lilac summer flowers give way to masses of violet fruit.
Other shrubs with colourful autumn fruits include the callicarpa bodinieri profusion and Skimmia japonica nymans, which bears bright red berries Autumn colour shows up best with a solid dark background such as conifers and evergreen shrubs, so consider this when planning your planting.
Other shrubs with colourful autumn fruits include the Callicarpa bodinieri 'Profusion'', which produces unusual purple berries, and Skimmia japonica 'Nymans'', which bears bright red berries provided a male is planted next to a female for berry production.
Other shrubs with colourful autumn fruits include the Callicarpa bodinieri 'Profusion', which produces unusual purple berries, and Skimmia japonica 'Nymans', which bears bright red berries provided a male is planted next to a female for berry production.
Other shrubs with colourful autumn fruits include the Callicarpa Bodinieri Profusion, which produces unusual purple berries, and Skimmia Japonica Nymans, which bears bright red berries provided a male is planted next to a female.
Many of the showiest fruiting shrubs are native to Mississippi, and one of the first to catch your eye will be American Beauty berry, Callicarpa americana.