Cowberry vs Redberry - What's the difference?

cowberry | redberry |


As nouns the difference between cowberry and redberry

is that cowberry is a shrub native to the cool temperate areas of the northern hemisphere (vaccinium vitis-idaea ) while redberry is (canada|labrador) the lingonberry or cowberry, vaccinium vitis-idaea .

cowberry

English

(wikipedia cowberry) (Vaccinium vitis-idaea)

Noun

(cowberries)
  • A shrub native to the cool temperate areas of the Northern Hemisphere (Vaccinium vitis-idaea ).
  • The berry of this shrub.
  • Synonyms

    * foxberry * lingonberry * lowbush cranberry * mountain cranberry * partridgeberry * red whortleberry

    redberry

    English

    Noun

    (redberries)
  • (Canada, Labrador) The lingonberry or cowberry, Vaccinium vitis-idaea .