What is another word for Berberis Vulgaris?

3 synonyms found


[ bˈɜːbəɹˌɪs vˈʌlɡɑːɹˌɪs], [ bˈɜːbəɹˌɪs vˈʌlɡɑːɹˌɪs], [ b_ˈɜː_b_ə_ɹ_ˌɪ_s v_ˈʌ_l_ɡ_ɑː_ɹ_ˌɪ_s]

Berberis vulgaris is commonly known as barberry. This shrub belongs to the family Berberidaceae and is native to Europe, Asia, and Africa. It gets its name from the Latin word "berberis," which means "barberry." Berberis vulgaris is an ornamental plant widely planted in gardens due to its attractive yellow flowers and red berries. In traditional medicine, it is used for its antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties. Other synonyms for the word "Berberis Vulgaris" include European barberry, common barberry, jaundice berry, pepperidge bush, and sour spire. The shrub has been used historically to treat a variety of ailments, including diarrhea, fever, and infections.

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How to use "Berberis vulgaris" in context?

Berberis Vulgaris, commonly known as barberry, monkey berry, or ginger berry, is an herbaceous perennial plant in the family Berberidaceae. It is native to temperate regions of the Northern Hemisphere, but has been naturalized in many other regions. B. vulgaris is the sole species in the genus Berberis.

B. vulgaris is a shrub or small tree, typically growing to a height of 3-10 m, but occasionally reaching 15 m. The leaves are opposite, lance-shaped and 2-6 cm long, and are serrated along the margins.

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