Photinia arbutifolia
Christmasberry Christmasberry n. 1. a spiny evergreen shrub of southeastern U. S. ({Lycium carolinianum}) having spreading branches with usually blue or mauve flowers and red berries.

Syn: Christmas berry, {Lycium carolinianum}. [WordNet 1.5]

2. an ornamental evergreen treelike shrub of US Pacific coast ({Photinia arbutifolia}) having large white flowers and red berrylike fruits; often placed in genus Photinia.

Syn: toyon, tollon, Christmas berry, Heteromeles arbutifolia, {Photinia arbutifolia}. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • Photinia arbutifolia — Christmasberry Christmasberry n. 1. a spiny evergreen shrub of southeastern U. S. ({Lycium carolinianum}) having spreading branches with usually blue or mauve flowers and red berries. Syn: Christmas berry, {Lycium carolinianum}. [WordNet 1.5] 2.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Photinia arbutifolia — noun ornamental evergreen treelike shrub of the Pacific coast of the United States having large white flowers and red berrylike fruits; often placed in genus Photinia • Syn: ↑toyon, ↑tollon, ↑Christmasberry, ↑Christmas berry, ↑Heteromeles… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Photinia arbutifolia Lindl. — Symbol HEARA2 Synonym Symbol PHAR11 Botanical Family Rosaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Photinia arbutifolia Lindl. var. cerina Jeps. — Symbol HEARC2 Synonym Symbol PHARC2 Botanical Family Rosaceae …   Scientific plant list

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  • Photinia — Glanzmispeln Apfelförmige Früchte von Davids Glanzmispel (Photinia davidiana). Systematik Ordnung: R …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Photinia — Taxobox name = Protinia image width = 240px image caption = Photinia davidiana foliage regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Rosales familia = Rosaceae subfamilia = Maloideae genus = Photinia genus authority =… …   Wikipedia

  • Heteromeles arbutifolia — Taxobox name = Toyon image width = 240px image caption = Habitus regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida subclassis = Rosidae unranked ordo = Eurosids I ordo = Rosales familia = Rosaceae subfamilia = Maloideae genus =… …   Wikipedia

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