pigeon berry


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Noun1.Pigeon berry - tall coarse perennial American herb having small white flowers followed by blackish-red berries on long drooping racemespigeon berry - tall coarse perennial American herb having small white flowers followed by blackish-red berries on long drooping racemes; young fleshy stems are edible; berries and root are poisonous
pokeweed - perennial of the genus Phytolacca
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Duranta has many common names such as Sky Flower, Golden Dew Drop or Pigeon Berry, which describe the flowers and berries at various stages.
Pokeweed, pigeon berry, Virginia poke or a dozen other names is not a woody shrub in spite of its 6- to 9-foot height and spread.