Taxon: Vaccinium uliginosum L.

 
Genus: Vaccinium
Section: Vaccinium
Family: Ericaceae
Subfamily: Vaccinioideae
Tribe: Vaccinieae
Nomen number: 41063
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:350. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 14-Jan-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 14-Jan-2010
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Corvallis (COR)
Accessions: 111 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: fruit (fide F Japan; F ChinaEng)
  • Gene sources: potential for cold tolerance in highbush blueberry (fide Acta Hort 810:56. 2009)
  • Gene sources: secondary genetic relative of lingonberry (fide Int J Fruit Sc 6:43. 2006)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of highbush blueberry (fide Acta Hort 810:55-56. 2009)
  • Medicines: folklore ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Turkey (n.)
    • CAUCASUS: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia
    • SIBERIA: Russian Federation-Eastern Siberia, [Eastern Siberia] Russian Federation-Western Siberia [Western Siberia]
    • MONGOLIA: Mongolia
    • RUSSIAN FAR EAST: Russian Federation-Far East [Far East]
    • CHINA: China [Heilongjiang (n.), Jilin (s.), Nei Monggol (n.e.)]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Hokkaido, Honshu (c. & n.)] Korea

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden, United Kingdom
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Belgium, Germany, Netherlands, Poland, Switzerland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Belarus, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Russian Federation-European part, [European part] Ukraine
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Bulgaria, Croatia, Italy, Macedonia, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France, Spain

    Northern America
    • SUBARCTIC AMERICA: Canada, [Northwest Territory, Yukon Territory] Greenland, United States [Alaska]
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada, [New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec] St. Pierre and Miquelon
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Nunavut, Saskatchewan]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Maine, Michigan (n.), New Hampshire (n.), New York (n.), Vermont (n.)]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Minnesota]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, Wyoming (w.)]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California (n.), Nevada, Utah (n.)]


References:

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  2. Ballington, J. R. 2009. The role of interspecific hybridization in blueberry improvement Acta Hort. 810:49-60.
  3. Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. (F Turk)
  4. Duke, J. A. et al. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs. 2002 (CRC MedHerbs ed2)
  5. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
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  9. Grubov, V. I. Key to the vascular plants of Mongolia. 2001 (Pl Mongol)
  10. Hitchcock, C. L. et al. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest. (F Pacif NW)
  11. Iwatsuki, K. et al. Flora of Japan. (F Japan)
  12. Kitagawa, M. Neo-lineamenta florae Manshuricae. (F Manshur)
  13. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
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  17. Morozov, O. V. 2006. The prospects for using Vaccinium uliginosum L. ×Vaccinium vitis-idaea L. hybrid in breeding Int. J. Fruit Sci. 6:43-56.
  18. Ohwi, J. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). (F JapanOhwi)
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  24. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)
  25. Young, S. B. 1970. On the taxonomy and distribution of Vaccinium uliginosum (Rhodora) 72:439-459.

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?41063. Accessed 25 April 2018.