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Vaccinium ovatum
Evergreen Huckleberry
Vaccinium ovatum
Code: 6926Family: EricaceaeGenus: Vaccinium
Plant Type:Shrub
The small, evergreen foliage has reddish new growth in spring. Little urn-shaped flowers appear in spring, followed by glossy, edible, blackish-purple berries. The "Leatherleaf" branches are highly sought after in the florist trade for cut foliage.
Blooms: Spring
Growth Rate: Moderate
Size Range: 24-36" tall x 24-36" wide
Cultural Information
Sun SunPart Shade Part Shade
Shade Shade
Soil: Average,Well-drained,Moist,Loam,Prefers Acidic Soil
Water Use: Low,Moderate
Maintenance: Low
Hardiness Zone: 7,8,9
Cold Hardy to 0° to 10°F
Features and Benefits
Culinary Uses Culinary UsesEvergreen Evergreen
Fabulous Foliage Fabulous FoliageGood for Cut Flowers Good for Cut Flowers
Interesting Fruit,Berries,Seeds or Bark Interesting Fruit,Berries,Seeds or BarkNative to NorthWest Native to NorthWest
NW Great Plant Pick NW Great Plant Pick
Grown by: Blooming Nursery,Inc & Blooming Junction
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