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Vaccinium  myrtilloides Michx.   
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FamilyERICACEAE
Genus species var.Vaccinium  myrtilloides Michx. 
SynonymsCyanococcus canadensis (Kalm) Rydb.
 Vaccinium angustifolium var. myrtilloides (Michx.) House
 Vaccinium canadense Kalm
Territory
thickets and woods
Altitude0-1700m
Description branchlets green-brown, hirsute, leaves deciduous, green, elliptic, 2-4cm, membranous, entire, hirsute, calyx green, glabrous, corolla urceolate, 3-5mm long, berry blue
Size10-90cm
Colorwhite, rose
Bloomearly summer
Ca-
Typedecumbent shrub
Cultivationcold, shady site with a humous, moist soil
alpine house, moist, humous soil, shade
Propagationseed in spring, uncovered, germ. 3-6 months, 13-18°C
cuttings in late summer and fall; layering in spring
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
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