With the exception of a few berries, chiefly of a dwarf arbutus, the natives eat no vegetable food besides this fungus.
British Dictionary definitions for arbutus
noun (pl) -tuses
any of several temperate ericaceous shrubs of the genus Arbutus, esp the strawberry tree of S Europe. They have clusters of white or pinkish flowers, broad evergreen leaves, and strawberry-like berries