Gaultheria

berries on the gaultheria bush

Gaultheria procumbens

Synonyms:
Wintergreen, Checkerberry
Gaultheria (Wiktionary)

English

Etymology

From the genus name.

Noun

gaultheria (plural gaultherias)

  1. (botany) Any plant of the genus Gaultheria of evergreen ericaceous shrubs.

References

  • gaultheria in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.
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