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fire cherry

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Word History and Origins

Origin of fire cherry1

An Americanism dating back to 1895–1900

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Example Sentences

One of its names is fire cherry, and that fitly describes it.

The aspen generally falls before it is eighty; and fire cherry scarcely averages half of that.

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