Vaccinium angustifolium

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Lowbush blueberry
Pancake Bay Provincial Park, Ontario
Scientific classification Edit this classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Asterids
Order: Ericales
Family: Ericaceae
Genus: Vaccinium
V. angustifolium
Binomial name
Vaccinium angustifolium
Aiton 1789 not Benth. 1840[1]
  • Cyanococcus angustifolium (Aiton) Rydb.
  • Vaccinium nigrum (Alph. Wood) Britton

Vaccinium angustifolium, commonly known as the wild lowbush blueberry, is a blueberry species. It is native to native to eastern Canada and the northeastern United States.[3][4] It has a sweet and intense flavor.[5]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Vaccinium angustifolium". Tropicos. Missouri Botanical Garden.
  2. "Vaccinium angustifolium". World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP). Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew – via The Plant List.
  3. "Vaccinium angustifolium".
  4. "USDA Plants Database". Retrieved 2021-07-28.
  5. "StackPath". Retrieved 2021-07-28.