Shrubs of Wisconsin

Vaccinium angustifolium Aiton
low-bush blueberry
Family: Ericaceae
twigs fruit
shrub branch branch leaves twigs twig flowers fruit

Vaccinium angustifolium is a small shrub often about 30 cm tall, with simple, alternate, finely-toothed leaves which are usually 2-4 cm long and about 30-50% as wide. Flowering occurs in May and June and fruits persist through the summer. There is wide variation in color of leaves and fruits.



known Wisconsin distribution


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