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Definition of the noun agarita
What does agarita mean as a name of something?
- [uncountable] Mahonia trifoliolata, a rounded evergreen shrub with high heat tolerance, native to the United States and Mexico.
- [countable, rare] The red berry of Mahonia trifoliolata, often used in jellies.
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American Bee Journal (1922)
Agarita is a slow-growing bush, attaining a maximum height of 8 feet, having a hard, three-section leaf, the points of which are tipped with thorns. The leaves are evergreen, making this shrub a plant with great possibilities as an ornamental.
Texas Wildflowers (2018)
A Field Guide by Campell Loughmiller, Lynn Loughmiller, Joe Marcus
Synonym: Berberis trifoliolata PLANT AND LEAVES: Agarita is an evergreen, well-branched shrub, usually 3 to 5 feet tall and about as broad, with stiff, spiny, grayish-green or bluish holly-like leaves.
Woody Plants for Arid Gardens by Mary Irish
Agarita is an evergreen shrub that may be either rigid and upright or somewhat spreading. The bark turns gray to grayish purple with age. The thick, firm leaves are gray-green to deep blue-gray and are composed of three distinct leaflets with ...
Remarkable Plants of Texas (2010)
Uncommon Accounts of Our Common Natives by Matt Warnock Turner
As larger animals tend not to browse the foliage, agarita is a good nurse plant, providing a safe haven for vulnerable seedlings, ...
by Robert Hendrickson
agarita A Spanish word sometimes used in Texas for the barberry (Berberis trifoliata); excellent jellies and wines are made from the barberry's red, acid berries. Also called the agrillo ...
From Acacia to Zinnia by Christopher Cumo
It also goes by the names agarita, agarito, algerita, agritos, and chaparral berry. Rosemarie Boucher Leenerts See also Grapes, Tomato Further Reading “ Canadian Serviceberry, Shadblow, Downy Serviceberry, Serviceberry, Shadbush ...
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Video shows what agarita means. Mahonia trifoliolata, a rounded evergreen shrub with high heat tolerance, native to the United States and Mexico.. The red ...
Scrabble value of A1G2A1R1I1T1A1
The value of this 7-letter word is 8 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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