Vaccinium vitis-idaea

Vaccinium vitis-idaea

Vaccinium vitis-idaea L.
Engl.: cowberry, lingonberry, bilberry, foxberry, lowbush cranberry, mountain cranberry, partridgeberry, red bilberry, red whortleberry, rock cranberry.
Deu.: Preiselbeere.
Suom.: puolukka.
Sven.: lingon, kröson.

116. Vaccinium vitis idaea.

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116. Vaccinium vitis-idaea. Gamla texter: Svensk Botanik, band 2, 1803. Text Conrad Quensel, illustration J. W. Palmstruch.

Gleanings from the Foreign Journals.

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Classic texts: Journals: AJP 1871. Composition of Crude Cream of Tartar, Purified Honey, Analysis of the Red Whortleberry Vaccinium vitis-idaea, A Compound of Sugar and Chloride of Sodium, Adulteration of Chocolate, Milk preserved for thirteen years by Appert's method

Photo: Vaccinium vitis idaea 6.

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Photo: Vaccinium vitis idaea 6.

Berries and leaf. Liljendal, Finland. Wild. 2004-08-20.

Photo: Vaccinium vitis idaea 5.

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Plants in berry. Liljendal, Finland. Wild. 2004-08-20.

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Plant in berry. Liljendal, Finland. Wild. 2004-08-20.

Photo: Vaccinium vitis idaea 3.

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Photo: Vaccinium vitis idaea 3.

Plants in berry. Liljendal, Finland. Wild. 2004-08-20.

Photo: Vaccinium vitis idaea 2.

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Plant with berries. An unusual amount of berries, really. Perhaps it has to do with the anthill it grows on? Kullaa, Finland. Wild. 2000-08-28.

Photo: Vaccinium vitis idaea 1.

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Plant in flower. Liljendal, Finland. Wild. 1999-06-01.

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Plant in berry. Liljendal, Finland. Wild. 1992-07-01.