Common Snowberry, Symphoricarpos albus

Common Snowberry           Caprifoliaceae-the Honeysuckle Family  Symphoricarpos albus (L.) S.F. Blake (sim-for-ih-CAR-poes  AL-bus) Names: Symphori- means “bear together;” –carpos means fruits– referring to the clustered fruits.  Albus meaning white, and the common name, Snowberry also refers to the white fruits.  This species is sometimes known as Waxberry, White Coralberry, or White, Thin-leaved, or Few-flowered Snowberry. Relationships: … Continue reading Common Snowberry, Symphoricarpos albus