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shallon

(ˈʃælən)
n
(Plants) a North American evergreen shrub, Gaultheria Shallon, with pink or white flowers and edible berries. Also called: salal
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Noun1.shallon - small evergreen shrub of Pacific coast of North America having edible dark purple grape-sized berriesshallon - small evergreen shrub of Pacific coast of North America having edible dark purple grape-sized berries
Gaultheria, genus Gaultheria - widely distributed genus of creeping or upright evergreen shrubs
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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Michael Norton, 20, from Ballymun in Dublin, pleaded guilty to assault causing serious harm to Derek Norton at Shallon Lane, The Ward, Co Dublin.
Sleumer Vaccinioideae Gaultheria miqueliana Takeda Vaccinioideae Gaultheria shallon Pursh Vaccinioideae Gaylussacia frondosa (L.
For example, in the early 1980s a student of mine, Michelle Shallon, interviewed an elderly gentleman in Seattle who proudly recalled how in his childhood classroom on the isle of Rhodes, he was better at Quran chanting than the local Muslim boys.
Just about every other freight logistics company our size has switched to an automated phone system," says Shallon Martin, Triple Express' Administrative Manager.
It is most commonly seen as ground cover under rhododendrons or camellias, but for a taller variety choose G shallon, which grows to 1.
Common name Scientific name Acronym n Vine maple Acer circinatum ACCI 252 California hazel Corylus cornuta COCO 47 Salal Gaultheria shallon GASH 257 Oceanspray Holodiscus discolor HODI 61 Sword fern Polystichum munitum POMU 187 Bracken fern Pteridium aquilinum PTAQ 132 Western hemlock Tsuga heterophylla TSHE 156 Oregon-grape * Berberis nervosa BENE 7 Pacific dogwood * Cornus nuttalli CONU 1 Indian plum * Oemleria cerasiformis OECE 1 Douglas-fir * Pseudotsuga menziesii PSME 8 Thimbleberry * Rubus parvifora RUPA 1 Salmonberry * Rubus spectabilis RUSP 20 Snowberry * Symphoricarpos albus SYAL 3 Red huckleberry * Vaccinium parvifolium VAPA 3 * Sample size insufficient to include in comparison of prey load among plant species.
Key words Local ecological knowledge * nontimber forest products * sustainable resource management * Gaultheria shallon (salal) * Pacific Northwest * harvest.
Shallon, at 18 the eldest of Mary's three girls, had set her heart on becoming a nurse.