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Vaccinium  hirsutum Buckley   
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FamilyERICACEAE
Genus species var.Vaccinium  hirsutum Buckley 
SynonymsCyanococcus hirsutus (Buckley) Small
Territory Southeastern U.S.A.GeorgiaNorth CarolinaTennessee
thickets and heaths
Altitude600-1500m
Description branchlets green, hirsute, leaves deciduous, green, elliptic, 2-6cm, rather coriaceous, entire, densely hirsute, calyx green, glandular hirsute, flowers cylindrical, 5-9mm
Size20-50cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca-
Typedecumbent shrub
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in spring, uncovered, germ. 3-6 months, 13-18C
cuttings in late summer and fall; layering in spring
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
Version 8.0
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