cherry tree

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Noun1.Cherry tree - any of numerous trees and shrubs producing a small fleshy round fruit with a single hard stonecherry tree - any of numerous trees and shrubs producing a small fleshy round fruit with a single hard stone; many also produce a valuable hardwood
cherry - a red fruit with a single hard stone
genus Prunus, Prunus - a genus of shrubs and trees of the family Rosaceae that is widely distributed in temperate regions
cherry - wood of any of various cherry trees especially the black cherry
wild cherry tree, wild cherry - an uncultivated cherry tree
Prunus avium, sweet cherry - large Eurasian tree producing small dark bitter fruit in the wild but edible sweet fruit under cultivation
capulin, capulin tree, Prunus capuli - Mexican black cherry tree having edible fruit
Prunus cerasus, sour cherry, sour cherry tree - rather small Eurasian tree producing red to black acid edible fruit
Catalina cherry, Prunus lyonii - evergreen shrub or small tree found on Catalina Island (California)
flowering cherry - any of several shrubs or trees of the genus Prunus cultivated for their showy white or pink single or double blossoms
chokecherry tree, Prunus virginiana, chokecherry - a common wild cherry of eastern North America having small bitter black berries favored by birds
fruit tree - tree bearing edible fruit
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As for the robins' legs if robins have great, big, bare, sunburned legs, with ragged trousers hanging on 'em, such as I saw up in my cherry tree one morning at sunrise last week, I'll beg the Gilman boys' pardon.
After the apple and cherry trees broke into bloom, we ran about under them, hunting for the new nests the birds were building, throwing clods at each other, and playing hide-and-seek with Nina.
"Nothing exciting has happened for ever so long," said the Story Girl discontentedly, one late May evening, as we lingered under the wonderful white bloom of the cherry trees. There was a long row of them in the orchard, with a Lombardy poplar at either end, and a hedge of lilacs behind.
This way and that her yards were swung round; starboard and larboard, she continued to tack; now she beat against a head sea; and again it pushed her before it; while all the while, her masts and yards were thickly clustered with men, as three tall cherry trees, when the boys are cherrying among the boughs.
But the wall was clearest crystal; and Sarah was looking down a grassy lane shaded with cherry trees and elms and bordered with raspberry bushes and Cherokee roses.
BARRATT Homes North East has been awarded the region's first bronze accreditation for its wildlife-friendly Show Home garden at its Cherry Tree Park development in Sunderland.
Q My four-year-old cherry tree has recently developed a problem on some of its branches although it is budding, has blossom and has always provided lots of fruit.
Cherry Tree Court, in Pendleton, Salford, was one of a cluster of high-rise blocks built off Churchill Way.
Peretti's novel incorporates her own experience as the distance at which its heroine, nine-year-old Mafalda, can see her beloved cherry tree gradually decreases.
Following on from the success of last year, Cherry Tree Shopping Centre is once again allowing people to decorate its beautiful Christmas tree with their own bauble as a dedication to the memory of a loved one.
QTHE blossoms on my cherry tree are dropping early.
A letter from Wirral Chamber of Commerce and the Cherry Tree Shopping Centre is asking for don ations towards the 2018 Christmas tree - saying they want to "bring even more colour" to this year's decor ations.