Vaccinium angustifolium

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Vaccinium angustifolium


Taxonavigation: Ericales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Asterids
Ordo: Ericales

Familia: Ericaceae
Subfamilia: Vaccinioideae
Tribus: Vaccinieae
Genus: Vaccinium
Sectio: V. sect. Cyanococcus
Species: Vaccinium angustifolium


Vaccinium angustifolium Aiton


  • Cyanococcus angustifolius (Aiton) Rydb.
  • Cyanococcus angustifolius var. laevifolius (House) Moldenke
  • Vaccinium angustifolium var. angustifolium
  • Vaccinium angustifolium f. angustifolium
  • Vaccinium angustifolium var. laevifolium House


It is native to eastern and central Canada (from Manitoba to Newfoundland) and the northeastern United States, growing as far south as the Great Smoky Mountains and west to the Great Lakes region.



  • The Plant List 2013. Vaccinium angustifolium in The Plant List Version 1.1. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2017 Set. 27.
  • 2017. Vaccinium angustifolium. Missouri Botanical Garden. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2017 Set. 27.
  • USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program. Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database]. [1]

Vernacular names[edit]

English: lowbush blueberry
français: Airelle à feuilles étroites
Nederlands: laagblijvende blauwbesstruik, lage blauwe bosbes
suomi: Kanadanmustikka
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