Lingonberry vs Redberry - What's the difference?

lingonberry | redberry |


As nouns the difference between lingonberry and redberry

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

lingonberry

English

(vaccinium vitis-idaea) (Vaccinium vitis-idaea)

Noun

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

    * (shrub) lowbush cranberry, mountain bilberry, mountain cranberry, cowberry, foxberry, partridgeberry * (berry) cowberry, foxberry, partridgeberry * csejka berry * red whortleberry

    redberry

    English

    Noun

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