lowbush blueberry
Vaccinium angustifolium AitonEricaceae

common name synonyms: late sweet blueberry, low sweet blueberry, sweethurts, upland lowbush blueberry

scientific name synonyms: var. hypolasium Fern., var. laevifolium, var. nigrum, V. pensylvanicum var. angustifolium, V. brittonii Porter ex Bickn., V. lamarckii Camp, V. nigrum (Wood) Britt.

subclass: Dicotyledoneae

superorder: Dilleniidae

order: Ericales

growth form: shrub, subshrub

life history: perennial

level of invasiveness: benign

weedy in native range: No

noxious weed in the u.s.: No

type of introduction: Intentional

number of vectors: 1.0

introduced range: Europe

native range: North America

invasiveness notes: benign




Credits: Credits: (c) 2001-2006 J. Forman Orth