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Vaccinium  angustifolium Aiton   
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FamilyERICACEAE
Genus species var.Vaccinium  angustifolium Aiton 
SynonymsCyanococcus angustifolium (Aiton) Rydb.
 Vaccinium lamarckii Camp
 Vaccinium stenophyllum Steud.
Territory Western CanadaEastern CanadaNorth-Central U.S.A.Northeastern U.S.A.Southeastern U.S.A.
thickets and heaths
Altitude0-1900m
Description leaves narrowly lanceolate, 7-20mm long, serrulate, glabrous, bright green, flowers in axillary capitate raceme, corolla broadly urceolate, 5-6mm long, berry blue-black
Size10-30cm
Colorwhite
Bloomspring, early summer
Ca-
Typelax shrub
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, semi-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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