Definition of Blood berry
1. Noun. Bushy houseplant having white to pale pink flowers followed by racemes of scarlet berries; tropical Americas.
Group relationships: Genus Rivina, Rivina
Generic synonyms: Houseplant
Lexicographical Neighbors of Blood Berry
Literary usage of Blood berry
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Bush-fruits by Fred Wallace Card (1898)
"It has also been known as rabbit berry and blood berry, while Crozier states* that it 1ms even been improperly called cornelian cherry. ..."
2. Edinburgh Medical Journal (1901)
"... which may be taken as a presumptive sign that some irritative toxine was present in the blood. Berry Hart (49) has sought to prove that hydatid mole is ..."
3. View of the State of Europe During the Middle Ages by Henry Hallam (1822)
"Four princes of the blood, Berry, Bourbon, Orleans, 1412 and Alencon, disgraced their names by signing this treaty.J Henry broke off his alliance with ..."