Calflora
Taxon  Report   8203    
Vaccinium uliginosum  L.  ssp. occidentale  (A. Gray) Hultén
Western blueberry
Vaccinium uliginosum ssp. occidentale, 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
Parent: Vaccinium uliginosum
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Habitat: meadows

Communities: Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
JEF: Vaccinium occidentale
More information about  Vaccinium uliginosum ssp. occidentale
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (VAUL)


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: Jul 15, 2019).