OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Ericales
Section: Cyanococcus

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Vaccinium caesariense   FAMILY Ericaceae   NEW! Click to go to FSUS key


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Vaccinium caesariense   FAMILY Ericaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Flora of North America
Vaccinium corymbosum

INCLUDED WITHIN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 145-19-008?:
Vaccinium corymbosum   FAMILY Ericaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
New Jersey Highbush Blueberry


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image of Vaccinium caesariense, New Jersey Highbush Blueberry

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913    pnd_vaca6_001_lvd

        

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Vaccinium caesariense   FAMILY Ericaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Vaccinium caesariense   FAMILY Ericaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Flora of North America
Vaccinium corymbosum

INCLUDED WITHIN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 145-19-008?:
Vaccinium corymbosum   FAMILY Ericaceae

 

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3604

Shrub
Perennial

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

Habitat: swamps, bogs, moist ground, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Deciduous
Simple
Alternate

FLOWER:
Spring
White
Bisexual
5-lobed calyx
5-lobed urceolate corolla
10 stamens
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer
Blue
Berry

 

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