Taxon  Report   8195 
Vaccinium coccineum  Piper
Siskiyou Mtns. huckleberry
Vaccinium coccineum, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and to Oregon.

It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 3.3 (review list).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

 

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Bloom Period
Communities: Lodgepole Forest, Red Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   3.5 (broad endemic / strong indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
Family: ERICACEAE  
Genus: Vaccinium
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Name Status:
Accepted by CNPS
PLANTS: accepted name: Vaccinium membranaceum
 
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website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (VAME)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 24, 2014).

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