silverberry

[sil-ver-ber-ee]
noun, plural silverberries.
a shrub, Elaeagnus commutata (or E. argentea ), of north-central North America, having silvery leaves and flowers and silvery, drupelike edible fruit.

Origin:
1855–60; silver + berry

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Cutting tends to stimulate resprouting in silverberry, as does burning.
Bison also eat silverberry, willow, and dwarf birch.
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