a large southern Chinese plant, Musa acuminata, of the banana family, having blue-green leaves, yellowish-white flowers with reddish-brown bracts, and fragrant, edible, curved fruit from 4 to 5 inches (10 to 13 cm) long, often borne in clusters of 200.
- Dwarf bean
noun 1. another name for French bean
noun 1. . noun 1. any of several low, North American cherries that grow on dry or sandy soil, especially Prunus pumila, of the Great Lakes region. 2. the fruit of any of these shrubs.
- Dwarf chestnut
noun 1. the edible nut of the chinquapin tree 2. another name for chinquapin (sense 1)
noun 1. the bunchberry. noun 1. an arctic and subarctic cornaceous plant Cornus suecica, having small purple flowers surrounded by white petal-like bracts