farkleberry

[fahr-kuhl-ber-ee]
noun, plural farkleberries.
a shrub or small tree, Vaccinium arboreum, of the heath family, native to the southern U.S., bearing small, waxy, white flowers and black, many-seeded berries.

Origin:
1755–65, Americanism; farkle (of obscure origin) + berry

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farkleberry

noun
shrub or small tree of eastern United States having black inedible berries 
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These acidic soils support low bush blueberry, farkleberry, and abundant lichens and mosses.
Dogwood, gallberry, and farkleberry are the major understory species.
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