Calflora
Taxon  Report   8194    
Vaccinium cespitosum  Michx.
Dwarf bilberry,  Huckleberry
Vaccinium cespitosum, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Family: ERICACEAE  
Genus: Vaccinium
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Habitat: meadows

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Vaccinium arbuscula
PLANTS: Vaccinium caespitosum var. arbuscula
PLANTS: Vaccinium caespitosum var. caespitosum
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More information about  Vaccinium cespitosum
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (VACE)


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: May 26, 2019).