Vaccinium angustifolium Aiton
Family: Ericaceae
early low blueberry,  more...
[Vaccinium angustifolium var. hypolasium Aiton,  more]
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Robert W. Freckmann  
Etymology: Vaccinium: ancient Latin name for bilberry, origin obscure
Plants: erect, perennial, 2"-14" tall shrub forming large colonies
Leaves: deciduous, smooth, narrowly elliptical with tiny, sharp teeth
Flowers: white, 5-parted, 3/8" long, urn-shaped, lobes shorter than the tube; blooms May-June
Fruits: blue, shiny berry with many seeds
Habitat: moist to dry; woods, forests, bogs, clearings; in rocky, sandy soil
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Vaccinium angustifolium image
Robert R. Kowal  
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Matthew L. Wagner  
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Matthew L. Wagner  
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Aaron_Carlson  
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Vaccinium angustifolium image
Vaccinium angustifolium image
Aaron_Carlson  
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Vaccinium angustifolium image
Vaccinium angustifolium image
Aaron_Carlson  
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