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Dwarf Huckleberry - Vaccinium cespitosum
Other Names:  Vaccinium caespitosum


Global Rank: G5
State Rank: S4

Agency Status
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MNPS Threat Rank:
C-value: 5

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General Description
Dwarf shrub to 30 cm. Stems terete. Leaves to 3 cm long; blades obovate, apex rounded to broadly acute. Corolla cylindric urn-shaped, ca. 5 mm long, pink. Berry blue, ca. 8 mm broad (Stickney in Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Species Range
Present
 


Range Comments
AK to NF south to CA, ID, NM, SK, MB, MN, WI, MI, NY and Mexico (Stickney in Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Summary of Observations Submitted for Montana
Number of Observations: 34

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