Heteromeles arbutifolia


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Noun1.Heteromeles arbutifolia - ornamental evergreen treelike shrub of the Pacific coast of the United States having large white flowers and red berrylike fruitsHeteromeles arbutifolia - ornamental evergreen treelike shrub of the Pacific coast of the United States having large white flowers and red berrylike fruits; often placed in genus Photinia
genus Heteromeles, Heteromeles - one species: toyon; in some classifications included in genus Photinia
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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2] fumigation studies with irrigated and unirrigated field grown Diplacus aurianticus and Heteromeles arbutifolia.
Dement and Mooney (1974) reported that cyanogenic glycoside accumulation in Heteromeles arbutifolia leaves was at its maximum levels during the warm, moist months of spring and summer, when nitrogen is most available.