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Highbush Blueberry
Vaccinium corymbosum

Most cultivated blueberries are varieties or hybrids of highbush blueberry.

• Family: Heath (Ericaceae)
• Habitat: woods, thickets, bogs in acidic soil
• Height: 4-10 feet
• Flower size: 3/8 inch long
• Flower color: white to pale pink
• Flowering time: May to June
• Origin: native

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Last updated November 13, 2005. © 2005 Connecticut Botanical Society. All rights reserved.