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winter cherry

inedible fruit symbolizes falsehood. [Plant Symbolism: Jobes, 319]
See: Deceit
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On the heels of last season's successful offering of organic winter cherries, CF Fresh plans to double the volume this year.
Garden centres are awash with winter cherries (solanum capsicastrum), bearing large bright-orange berries which look tempting but may not last too long outside unless you give them a really sheltered spot.
2 Winter cherries (Solanum casicastrum) These are not fully hardy but survive most winters in warmer areas and well-protected spots.
For a big bold splash of colour there are potted chrysanthemums, winter cherries and ornamental cabbages.
I'd pack in as many cyclamen, indoor azaleas, winter cherries and begonias as I could.