sand cherry


: any of several usually small straggling North American cherries that grow especially on dry sandy land: such as
: a low-growing cherry (Prunus pumila) of the northern U.S. and Canada with minute scarcely edible shiny purplish black fruit
: a small strongly root shrub (P. cuneata or P. susquehanae) of eastern North America

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“Sand cherry.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Dec. 2023.

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