Taxon: Phyllodoce caerulea (L.) Bab.

Genus: Phyllodoce
Family: Ericaceae
Subfamily: Ericoideae
Tribe: Phyllodoceae
Nomen number: 28142
Place of publication: Man. Brit. bot. 194. 1843
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 07-May-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-Feb-2007
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Zander ed14)

Distributional Range:


  • Asia-Temperate

    • Eastern Asia: Japan ; Korea
    • Mongolia: Mongolia
    • Russian Far East: Russian Federation Kurile Islands, Amur, Kamchatka, Sakhalin
    • Siberia: Russian Federation-Eastern Siberia Eastern Siberia
  • Europe

    • Eastern Europe: Russian Federation-European part European part
    • Northern Europe: Finland ; Iceland ; Norway ; United Kingdom
    • Southwestern Europe: France ; Spain
  • Northern America

    • Eastern Canada: Canada Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Quebec
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States Maine, New Hampshire
    • Subarctic America: Canada Yukon Territory; Greenland ; United States Alaska
    • Western Canada: Canada Manitoba

  • Cultivated


  • Webster's third new international dictionary. (Websters Dict)
  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Iwatsuki, K. et al. Flora of Japan. (F Japan)
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
  • Krüssmann, G. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). 1984 (Krussmann)
  • Scoggan, H. J. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. (F Canada)
  • Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)
  • Zhong Guo & Hua Jing China floral encyclopaedia. (China FlEncy)


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