Mountain holly

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(Bot.) a branching shrub (Nemopanthes Canadensis), having smooth oblong leaves and red berries. It is found in the Northern United States.

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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The filly is out Mountain Holly, a maiden daughter of the Nassau and Lowther Stakes winner Ela Romara, and the pedigree could enjoy a further boost if the
Species not browsed or browsed infrequently in 1977 (spruce spp., alder spp., and mountain holly) increased in abundance by 1996 (Table 3).
Species of lesser importance included sweetgale, mountain alder, willow, Canada yew, mountain ash, mountain maple, cherry, wild raisin, mountain holly, and chuckley pear.
It passes through a green world of sphagnum moss, ferns, pitcher plants, mountain holly and trees adapted to the wet environment: black spruce (Picea mariana), tamarack (Larix laricina), Northern white cedar (Thuja occidentalis) and balsam fir (Abies balsamea).