Definition of Swamp blueberry

1. Noun. High-growing deciduous shrub of eastern North America bearing edible blueish to blackish berries with a distinct bloom; source of most cultivated blueberries.




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Swamp Blueberry

swallowwort
swallowworts
swaly
swam
swamboite
swami
swamies
swamis
swamp
swamp ash
swamp azalea
swamp bay
swamp beggar-ticks
swamp birch
swamp blackberry
swamp blueberry (current term)
swamp buggy
swamp candleberry
swamp candles
swamp chestnut oak
swamp cooler
swamp cottonwood
swamp cypress
swamp dewberry
swamp fever
swamp fly honeysuckle
swamp gum
swamp hare
swamp hickory
swamp honeysuckle

Literary usage of Swamp blueberry

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1. Bulletin by United States Bureau of Plant Industry, Division of Plant Industry, Queensland (1911)
"(32) Plants of the swamp blueberry are exceedingly hardy and pass the winter in good condition outdoors when the soil is covered merely with an oak-leaf ..."

2. The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture: A Discussion for the Amateur, and by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1917)
"swamp blueberry. Fig. 3892. A tall handsome bushy shrub, 4-12 ft. high, with yellowish ... DOWNY swamp blueberry. A tall branching shrub similar to the last ..."

3. The Plant World by Plant World Association, Wild Flower Preservation Society (U.S.) (1911)
"Regarding the well known fact that the swamp blueberry and certain other plants, as Cypripedium acaule and Azalea ..."

4. The Plant World by Plant World Association, Wild Flower Preservation Society (U.S.) (1911)
"... common cultivated plants, nevertheless even the swamp blueberry may be very successfully grown in the right kind of soil, as for instance Kalmia peat. ..."

5. The Young Folks' Catechism of Common Things by John Denison Champlin (1886)
"Yes; the principal kinds are the common black huckleberry, the dwarf blueberry, and the swamp blueberry. The bilberry, called in Scotland blaeberry, ..."

6. The Child's Catechism of Common Things by John Denison Champlin (1880)
"Yes; the principal kinds are the common black huckleberry, the dwarf blueberry, and the swamp blueberry. The bilberry, called in Scotland blaeberry, ..."

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