devil's club

a spiny shrub, Oplopanax horridus, of northwestern North America, having broad palmate leaves, greenish flowers, and clusters of bright red berries.

1880–85, Americanism Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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From there, it was a steep scramble up terrain snarled with thickets of slide alder and spiky devil's club.
The underbrush consists mainly of alder and devil's club.
Alder willow, devil's club and fern make much of the campground understory, while cottonwoods dominate as the tall trees above.
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