Guelder Rose (Highbush Cranberry) is a very special for Ukrainians. This tree is one of the main symbols of Ukraine. First of all, Guelder Rose symbolize a fighting Ukrainians for their independence. And second of all, Guelder Rose is a symbol of beauty of Ukrainian girl. "Girl like Guelder Rose", Ukrainians say. Also they are singing about Guelder Rose in many folk songs and using an image of Guelder Rose in embroidery.
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