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Taxon: Vaccinium ovatum Pursh

 
Genus: Vaccinium
Section: Pyxothamnus
Family: Ericaceae
Subfamily: Vaccinioideae
Tribe: Vaccinieae
Nomen number: 41046
Place of publication: Fl. Amer. sept. 1:290. 1813
Link to protologue:
Comment: for date of this publication see Taxon 57:305. 2008
Name Verified on: 14-Jan-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Dec-2012
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Corvallis (COR)
Accessions: 38 (37 active, 20 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • California-huckleberry  (Source: F CalifMunz) - English
  • evergreen-huckleberry  (Source: F Pacif NW) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore; folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [British Columbia (s.w.)]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Oregon (w.), Washington (w.)]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California]


References:

  1. Ballington, J. R. 2009. The role of interspecific hybridization in blueberry improvement Acta Hort. 810:49-60.
  2. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  3. Hitchcock, C. L. et al. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest. (F Pacif NW)
  4. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  5. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  6. Munz, P. A. & D. D. Keck A California flora. (F CalifMunz)
  7. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  8. Scoggan, H. J. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. (F Canada)
  9. Vander Kloet, S. P. The genus Vaccinium in North America. 1988 (Vaccinium NAmer)

Check other web resources for Vaccinium ovatum Pursh :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

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?id=41046. Accessed 18 December 2018.