In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(bush) enebro masculine(berry) enebrina feminine
- The land is wooded with pines, aspens, and junipers, and borders the Targhee National Forest.
- Conifers come into their own here, as they can withstand the exposure; spruce, fir, junipers and yew dominate the planting.
- A huge fir tree growing up through the junipers blocked much of the view.
- Green foliage must remain on any branches of junipers that are cut back.
- Winter birds prefer evergreens like holly and junipers, which provide shelter and food.
- To make it more homely they planted oaks and junipers and many other exotic plants and trees.
- Other than our voices, the only sound was that of the wind gusting through the junipers.
- By noon it seemed that every branch among the junipers and piñon pines surrounding my home was occupied by an adult cicada.
- Evergreen plants, including dwarf conifers such as hemlocks, junipers, pines, and spruces, can form a backbone to anchor the design of a rock garden.
- The canyon is forested mainly with pines and junipers, but other trees grow along the streambed that the road follows for much of the way.
- Spores produced on these leaves then blow back to the juniper or cedar and the cycle starts all over again.
- The juniper that houses the mockingbird family is one of six trees I planted the year you were born.
- Evergreens and shrubs - including junipers and hollies - offer protection.
- Other evergreen shrubs such as juniper would be good candidates for cold-winter areas.
- Trees in the forests include the juniper, the mountain mahogany, the pinion and other pines.
- Scattered trees, mainly acacias and junipers, dot the savanna.
- The sun shone through the trees - red firs, junipers, lodgepole pines, aspens, and mountain hemlocks.
- We measured canopy closure, number of juniper and hardwood trees, and foliage cover of junipers and hardwoods.
- Game birds and waxwings eat the berries of cedars and junipers.
- Particularly in northern regions, evergreens such as hemlocks, pines, spruces, and junipers provide essential protection, as well as seed crops and nesting sites.
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