blueberry bush


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n blueberry bush any of numerous shrubs of the genus Vaccinium bearing blueberries
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In literature:

In among the blueberry bushes grow huckleberries, "choky pears," and black-snaps.
"The Village Watch-Tower" by (AKA Kate Douglas Riggs) Kate Douglas Wiggin
These red spots are the blueberry and whortleberry bushes.
"Passages From The American Notebooks, Volume 2" by Nathaniel Hawthorne
It was a large blueberry-bush, covered with beautiful ripe blue berries.
"Rollo at Play" by Jacob Abbott
The blueberry-bushes made patches of dull red along the hillsides.
"Deephaven and Selected Stories & Sketches" by Sarah Orne Jewett
It is very much like the dwarf blueberry, but the bush grows sometimes as high as four feet.
"On the Trail" by Lina Beard and Adelia Belle Beard
The last we gathered were the swamp, or high-bush blueberries.
"Confessions of Boyhood" by John Albee
I was walkin' along, and I saw a bush with a lovely lot of blueberries on it.
"The Bobbsey Twins on Blueberry Island" by Laura Lee Hope
After passing through a patch of woods and over a hill of rough stones, he came to a thicket of blueberry bushes.
"The Young Bridge-Tender" by Arthur M. Winfield
These red spots are the blueberry and whortleberry bushes.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 17, No. 103, May, 1866" by Various
Never in my life have I seen so many blueberries and such high blueberry bushes as we found that day.
"What Happened to Inger Johanne" by Dikken Zwilgmeyer

In news:

Blueberry Bushes, Grapevines, Citrus, Apple Trees and More for Sale Now from Valley Permaculture Alliance.
Toward the end of every summer, my family and I abandon New York City for my parents' Massachusetts farmhouse, where the fields out back are lined with blueberry bushes.
View full size The Associated Press Commercially picked blueberries must navigate cumbersome federal rules to travel from the bush to the pie pan.
The annual tree and shrub sale offers a wide selection of evergreen transplants, deciduous trees and shrubs, including fruit bushes – blueberry, raspberry and blackberry.
Our blueberry bushes are bursting with beautiful berries.