Blueberries

Shrubs with small leaves and green or reddish twigs covered with tiny "warts" (obscured if twigs hairy).

V VELVETLEAF BLUEBERRY, Vaccinium myrtittoides p. 277

Woods and swamps; Newfoundland, Quebec, and British Columbia to Nova Scotia, w, New England, Pennsylvania, w. Virginia, n. Ohio, 11. Illinois, ne< Iowa, and Montana.

V BLACK HIGH BUSH BLUEBERRY p. 277

Vaccinium atrococcum

Wet or barren sites; New England, New York, and s. Ontario to n. Florida and Arkansas, t COASTAL HIGHBUSH BLUEBERRY p. 278

V caesariense (not illus.)

V COMMON HIGHBUSH BLUEBERRY p. 278

Vaccinium corymbosum Acid soils; Nova Scotia, s, Quebec, and Wisconsin to Florida and Louisiana.

V ELLIOTT BLUEBERRY, V eUiottii (not illus.) p. 278

V EARLY LOW BLUEBERRY, Vaccinium vacillans p. 278

Dry woods and thickets; w. Nova Scotia, s. Ontario, Michigan, ne. Iowa, and e. Kansas to Georgia and Missouri.

V SLENDER BLUEBERRY, V. tenellum (not illus.) p. 279

V LATE LOW BLUEBERRY, Vaccinium angustifolium p. 279

Tundrast hogs, and barrens; Newfoundland, Labrador, n, Ontario, and Minnesota to Delaware, Maryland, w. Virginia, W. Virginia, Ohio, and ne, Iowa.

V SOUTHERN LOW BLUEBERRY p. 279 Vaccinium pallidum

Dry woods; se. Virginia, W. Virginia, and Missouri to Georgia, Alabama, and Arkansas.

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Nova Scotia Blueberry BarrensVaccinium Vacillans
Bloiioms and fruits of typical BLUEBERRY (Highbush B(uebeny)
Vaccinium Pallidum Plant

To 3' toll

Leaves never toothed velvety to woolly beneath long

VELVÉTLEAF

Twigs hairy

To 12' tall

BLACK HIGHBU5H

To 12' tall

To 12' tall

Slender Blueberry Vaccinium Tenellum

¿eaves toothed or not hairless or nearly so sometimes always whitened beneath

¿eaves toothed or not hairless or nearly so sometimes always whitened beneath

long

Twigs hairy or hairless

To 3' tall long

Twigs hairy or hairless

Blueberries Tree

To 3' tall

COMMON HIGHBUSH

EARLY LOW

never hairy

Blueberries Tree

long

Twigs sometimes hairy

Leaves always toothed sometimes never hairy or whitened beneath long

LATE LOW

never hairy

SOUTHERN LOW

Twigs sometimes hairy

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