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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Twinberry honeysuckle (Lonicera involucrata) has pairs of tiny red-orange trumpet flowers tipped in yellow during spring and summer that are followed by black berries.
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SPRUCE Thimbleberry (Rubus parviflorus) THIMBLEBERRY Common Red Paintbrush PAINTBRUSH (Castilleja miniata) Black Twinberry TWINBERRY (Lonicera involucrata) Spreading Dogbane DOGBANE (Apocynum androsaemifolium) Lupine (Lurpinus sp.