bog bilberry

noun
an evergreen shrub with leathery leaves
Hypernyms: ↑blueberry, ↑blueberry bush

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noun
: an evergreen shrub (Vaccinium uliginosum alpinum) with coriaceous leaves and one to three nearly sessile 4-parted flowers from a scaly bud

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  • bog bilberry — paprastasis vaivoras statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Erikinių šeimos vaisinis, vaistinis augalas (Vaccinium uliginosum), paplitęs Europoje, Azijoje ir Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Vaccinium gaultherioides; Vaccinium occidentale;… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • bog bilberry — noun a) A shrub native of the cool temperate areas of northern hemisphere, Vaccinium uliginosum. b) The berry of that shrub. Syn: northern bilberry …   Wiktionary

  • Bilberry — For other uses, see Bilberry (disambiguation). Bilberry is any of several species of low growing shrubs in the genus Vaccinium (family Ericaceae), bearing edible berries. The species most often referred to is Vaccinium myrtillus L., but there are …   Wikipedia

  • bog whortleberry — noun an evergreen shrub with leathery leaves • Syn: ↑bog bilberry, ↑moor berry, ↑Vaccinium uliginosum alpinum • Hypernyms: ↑blueberry, ↑blueberry bush * * * noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • bog blueberry — paprastasis vaivoras statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Erikinių šeimos vaisinis, vaistinis augalas (Vaccinium uliginosum), paplitęs Europoje, Azijoje ir Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Vaccinium gaultherioides; Vaccinium occidentale;… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Bog myrtle — Myrtle Myr tle (m[ e]r t l), n. [F. myrtil bilberry, prop., a little myrtle, from myrte myrtle, L. myrtus, murtus, Gr. my rtos; cf. Per. m[=u]rd.] (Bot.) A species of the genus {Myrtus}, especially {Myrtus communis}. The common myrtle has a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • northern bilberry — noun a) A shrub native of the cool temperate areas of northern hemisphere, Vaccinium uliginosum. b) The berry of that shrub. Syn: bog bilberry …   Wiktionary

  • great bilberry — noun : bog bilberry …   Useful english dictionary

  • List of Lepidoptera that feed on Vaccinium — Vaccinium species are used as food plants by the larvae of a number of Lepidoptera species, including:MonophagousSpecies which feed exclusively on Vaccinium * Coleophoridae ** Several Coleophora case bearer species: *** C. glitzella only on… …   Wikipedia

  • Blueberry — For other uses, see Blueberry (disambiguation). Blueberry Vaccinium corymbosum Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

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