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- n. Any of several shrubs, of the genus Shepherdia, native to North America.
- n. The berry of these plants.
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A late spring frost at higher elevations had already ruined the serviceberry, buffaloberry, and chokecherry crop.
While Parks Canada and the Canadian Pacific Railway have tried to reduce those deaths by pulling up buffaloberry plants along the tracks and running grain vacuum vehicles along the tracks - among other tactics - it hasn't worked.