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Paul Drobot
Family Caprifoliaceae
Symphoricarpos orbiculatus Moench
buck-brush, coral-berry, Indian currant
Symphoricarpos: from Greek symphorein, "borne together," and karpos, "fruit," and so meaning "fruit borne together" because of the clustered berries
orbiculatus: disk-shaped, rounded
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Status: Introduced - escaped
Plant: perennial shrub

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Symphoricarpos symphoricarpos (L.) MacMill.

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