twinberry


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twin·ber·ry

 (twĭn′bĕr′ē)
n.
1. A shrubby honeysuckle (Lonicera involucrata) chiefly of western North America, having paired tubular yellow flowers and shiny purple-black berries.

twinberry

(ˈtwɪnbərɪ; -brɪ)
n, pl -ries
(Plants) another name for partridgeberry1

twin•ber•ry

(ˈtwɪnˌbɛr i, -bə ri)

n., pl. -ries.
2. a North American honeysuckle shrub, Lonicera involucrata, having involucrate flowers.
[1815–25, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.twinberry - shrubby honeysuckle with purple flowerstwinberry - shrubby honeysuckle with purple flowers; western North America
honeysuckle - shrub or vine of the genus Lonicera
2.twinberry - creeping woody plant of eastern North America with shiny evergreen leaves and scarlet berriestwinberry - creeping woody plant of eastern North America with shiny evergreen leaves and scarlet berries
genus Mitchella, Mitchella - creeping evergreen herbs of North America
vine - a plant with a weak stem that derives support from climbing, twining, or creeping along a surface
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Species Modelling Name Common Horsetail HORSETAIL (Equisetum arvense) Grass GRASS Willow (Salix sp.) WILLOW Red-Osier Dogwood DOGWOOD (Corpus stolonifera) Sitka Alder (Alnus crispa) ALDER Western Red Cedar CEDAR (Thuja plicata) Spruce (Picea sp.) SPRUCE Thimbleberry (Rubus parviflorus) THIMBLEBERRY Common Red Paintbrush PAINTBRUSH (Castilleja miniata) Black Twinberry TWINBERRY (Lonicera involucrata) Spreading Dogbane DOGBANE (Apocynum androsaemifolium) Lupine (Lurpinus sp.) LUPINE Aspen (Populus tremuloides) ASPEN Table 4.