Vaccinium parviflorum Andrews


Family: Ericaceae

Genus: Vaccinium

Description: 

From Bot. Repos. Whortle-berry, with lance-shaped, waved, and veined leaves; flowers grow in long bunches; foot stalks of the flowers very long, having floral leaves; blossom cone-shaped, and streaked. Ten Chives.

History: 

Published in Bot. Repos. 2: 125 in 1800.

Synonym of Gaylussacia baccata (Wangenh.) K.Koch.


Sources of Information

© 2010-12 Lisa J. Miner