Taxon  Report   8203 
Vaccinium uliginosum  L.  ssp. occidentale  (A. Gray) Hulten
western blueberry
Vaccinium uliginosum ssp. occidentale , a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
 

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Vaccinium uliginosum ssp. occidentale
© 2010 Jean Pawek
Vaccinium uliginosum ssp. occidentale
© 2011 Jean Pawek
Communities: Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian
Habitat: meadows [Walker]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: ERICACEAE  
Genus: Vaccinium
Parent Record Vaccinium uliginosum.
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + JM93
PLANTS: accepted name: Vaccinium uliginosum
 
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USDA PLANTS Profile (VAUL)

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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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 California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 20, 2014).

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