meaning of arbutus

arbutus meaning in General Dictionary

The strawberry tree a genus of evergreen shrubs for the Heath family It's a berry externally resembling the strawberry the arbute tree

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  • any of several evergreen shrubs for the genus Arbutus of temperate European countries and The united states
  • Alt. of Arbute

arbutus meaning in General Dictionary

(n.) Alt. of Arbute

Sentence Examples with the word arbutus

The sugar-cane flourishes, the cotton-plant ripens to perfection, date-trees are seen in the gardens, the rocks are clothed with the prickly-pear or Indian fig, the enclosures of the fields are formed by aloes and sometimes pomegranates, the liquorice-root grows wild, and the mastic, the myrtle and many varieties of oleander and cistus form the underwood of the natural forests of arbutus and evergreen oak.

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