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Bruso, George H.
Vaccinium myrtilloides Michx.
Synonyms: Cyanococcus canadensis, Vaccinium angustifolium var. myrtilloides, Vaccinium canadense
USDA Symbol: VAMY
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White , Pink , Green , Purple , Brown
Bloom Time: May , Jun
CT , IA , IL , IN , MA , MD , ME , MI , MN , MT , NC , NH , NY , OH , PA , VA , VT , WA , WI , WV Canada: AB
, SK Native Habitat:
Woodland,Forest Edge,Swamp/Marsh,Bog/Fen USDA Native Status: L48(N), CAN(N)
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Sun , Part Shade , Shade
Soil Moisture: Moist
Soil pH: Acidic (pH<6.8)
Soil Description: Sand
BenefitAttracts: Birds , Butterflies
Larval Host: Spring Azure
Butterflies and Moths of North America (BAMONA)
is a larval host and/or nectar source for:
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Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff