Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Ericales
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Read more about Blue Ridge Bog Huckleberry at Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
INCLUDED WITHIN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 145-18-002?:
Gaylussacia dumosa FAMILY Ericaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Blue Ridge Bog Huckleberry, Blue Ridge Huckleberry
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Flora of North America
Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Native to North Carolina
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Deciduous to semi-evergreen?
5-lobed urceolate to narrowly campanulate corolla
10 included stamens
Flowers in axillary racemes on 2nd-year wood
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