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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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During the course of the next seven hours, only gold medal favourite Simone Biles, who topped the standings with two spectacular soaring vaults that both breached the 16A[degrees]point barrier, and Canada's Shallon Olsen leapfrogged the Indian trailblazer.
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For deep shade under evergreen or low tree canopies try the dense bushy box, and holly with glossy, spiny leaves, and for smaller evergreens Daphne laureola - yellowgreen flowers in early spring, and Gaultheria shallon - suckering, small pink flowers in spring followed by purple fruit and thriving on acid soil.
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ilex, Fagaceae) and Salal (Gaultheria shallon, Ericaceae) as alternative food plants and is fairly easy to rear in moderately humid conditions.
In borders, they act as ideal ground cover under rhododendrons and camellias as they are lime haters, while you can find other varieties which are small enough for a rock garden and at least one type, G shallon, which can be used to make a dense 1.
Program attendants were Margaret Holleman, Shallon Hunter, and Beth Derivaux and Caroline Kemp, cousins of the bride.
Gaultheria is most commonly seen as ground cover under rhododendrons or camellias, but if you want a taller variety you can choose G shallon, which grows to 1.
At Hart, the girls run a mile a day, with Devon Lindvall and Shallon Glendinning usually leading a brisk sub-seven- minute pace.
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.