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Vaccinium ovatum Pursh
CALIFORNIA HUCKLEBERRY
Evergreen Huckleberry

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Vaccinium ovatum
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Vaccinium ovatum

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FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Amphisphaeriaceae  Pestalotia guepinii @ BPI (2)

Pestalotia maculiformans @ BPI (8)

Pestalotia @ BPI (1)
Apidae  Bombus sitkensis @ EMEC (1)
Botryosphaeriaceae  Guignardia vaccinii @ BPI (1)

Phyllosticta sparsa @ BPI (3)
Dermateaceae  Pezicula myrtillina @ BPI (1)
Dothioraceae  Metasphaeria @ BPI (1)
Exobasidiaceae  Exobasidium vaccinii @ BPI (3)
Hyaloscyphaceae  Dasyscyphus gaultheriae @ BPI (2)
Hyponectriaceae  Physalospora vitis-idaeae @ 599984B (1); 599984A (1)
Mycosphaerellaceae  Septoria albopunctata @ BPI (1)
Phacidiaceae  Ceuthospora minima @ BPI (1)

Phacidium albidum @ BPI (2)
Polyporaceae  Poria ferruginosa @ BPI (1)
Pseudococcidae  Pseudococcus maritimus @ CSCA_TCN (1)
Pucciniastraceae  Naohidemyces vaccinii @ BPI (1)

Pucciniastrum goeppertianum @ BPI (31)
Rhytismataceae  Coccomyces quadratus @ BPI (1)

Lophodermium maculare @ BPI (1)

Lophodermium melaleucum @ BPI (1)

Lophodermium oxycocci @ BPI (1)

Lophodermium @ BPI (1)
Stictidaceae  Stictis vaccinii @ BPI (3)
Xylariaceae  Hypoxylon aspera @ BPI (1)
_  Calyptospora columnaris @ BPI (22)

Calyptospora goeppertiana @ BPI (2)

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Vaccinium ovatum Pursh
California huckleberry

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General Information
Symbol: VAOV2
Group: Dicot
Family: Ericaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit : Shrub
Subshrub
Native Status : CAN   N
L48   N
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Synonyms

Symbol Scientific Name
VAOVS Vaccinium ovatum Pursh var. saporosum Jeps.

Classification

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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Dilleniidae
Order Ericales
Family Ericaceae – Heath family
Genus Vaccinium L. – blueberry
Species Vaccinium ovatum Pursh – California huckleberry

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Wetland Status

Interpreting Wetland Status

North America
Arid West UPL
Western Mountains, Valleys, and Coast FACU

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Jepson Interchange (University of California - Berkeley) (VAOV2)
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Information Network (VAOV2)
Native American Ethnobotany (University of Michigan - Dearborn) (VAOV2)
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USDA Forest Service Fire Effects Information System (VAOV2)
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CA-University of California at Berkeley (VAOV2)
CA-University of California at Davis (VAOV2)
Canada-Royal BC Museum (VAOV2)
OR-Oregon State University Landscape Plants (VAOV2)
VA-Virginia Tech Dendrology (VAOV2)
WA-Evergreen State College (VAOV2)
WA-Washington Native Plant Society (VAOV2)

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25. Vaccinium ovatum Pursh, Fl. Amer. Sept. 1: 290. 1813.

California huckleberry

Vaccinium ovatum var. saporosum Jepson

Plants clump- or crown-forming; twigs ± terete, pilose. Leaf blades pale green abaxially, lustrous dark green adaxially, narrowly ovate, 21-29 × 8-12 mm, coriaceous, margins sharply serrate, surfaces glandular abaxially. Flowers: corolla pinkish, 3-5 mm; filaments hairy. Berries black or blue, 6-8 mm diam. 2 n = 24.

Flowering early spring-mid summer. Edges of coniferous forests, also epiphytic on trunks of redwoods; 0-30 m; B.C.; Calif., Oreg., Wash.

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Vaccinium ovatum
Vaccinium ovatum
California Huckleberry
ID: 8253 3202 4138 0111 [detail]
Walter Knight
© 1999 California Academy of Sciences

Vaccinium ovatum
Vaccinium ovatum
California Huckleberry
ID: 6249 3022 3910 0091 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Vaccinium ovatum
Vaccinium ovatum
California Huckleberry
ID: 8120 3181 4897 0080 [detail]
Charles Webber
© 1998 California Academy of Sciences

Vaccinium ovatum
Vaccinium ovatum
California Huckleberry
ID: 8253 3202 0179 0087 [detail]
Beatrice F. Howitt
© 1999 California Academy of Sciences

Vaccinium ovatum
Vaccinium ovatum
California Huckleberry
ID: 6249 3022 3910 0090 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Vaccinium ovatum
Vaccinium ovatum
California Huckleberry
ID: 0024 3291 2008 0123 [detail]
Gerald and Buff Corsi
© 2000 California Academy of Sciences

Vaccinium ovatum
Vaccinium ovatum
California Huckleberry
ID: 6249 3022 3910 0092 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Vaccinium ovatum
Vaccinium ovatum
California Huckleberry
ID: 8076 3101 0667 0007 [detail]
Charles Webber
© 1998 California Academy of Sciences

Vaccinium ovatum
Vaccinium ovatum
California Huckleberry
ID: 0000 0000 0108 0540 [detail]
© 2008 Zoya Akulova

Vaccinium ovatum
Vaccinium ovatum
California Huckleberry
ID: 0000 0000 0108 0541 [detail]
© 2008 Zoya Akulova

Vaccinium ovatum
Vaccinium ovatum
California Huckleberry
ID: 1335 3153 0666 0094 [detail]
Walter Knight
© 2002 California Academy of Sciences

Vaccinium ovatum
Vaccinium ovatum
California Huckleberry
ID: 9092 3191 3542 0045 [detail]
Beatrice F. Howitt
© 1999 California Academy of Sciences

Vaccinium ovatum
Vaccinium ovatum
California Huckleberry
ID: 8120 3181 4565 0039 [detail]
Charles Webber
© 1998 California Academy of Sciences

Vaccinium ovatum
Vaccinium ovatum
California Huckleberry
ID: 8120 3181 4903 0044 [detail]
Charles Webber
© 1998 California Academy of Sciences

Vaccinium ovatum
Vaccinium ovatum
California Huckleberry
ID: 0000 0000 0504 0412 [detail]
© 2004 Steve Matson

Vaccinium ovatum
Vaccinium ovatum
California Huckleberry
ID: 0000 0000 0504 0413 [detail]
© 2004 Steve Matson

Vaccinium ovatum
Vaccinium ovatum
California Huckleberry
ID: 0000 0000 0504 0414 [detail]
© 2004 Steve Matson

Vaccinium ovatum
Vaccinium ovatum
California Huckleberry
ID: 0000 0000 0504 0415 [detail]
© 2004 Steve Matson

Vaccinium ovatum
Vaccinium ovatum
California Huckleberry
ID: 2222 0604 0010 0022 [detail]
© University of California Museum of Paleontology

Vaccinium ovatum
Vaccinium ovatum
ID: 0000 0000 0105 0592 [detail]
© 2005 Brian L. Anacker

Vaccinium ovatum
Vaccinium ovatum
California Huckleberry
ID: 1351 3151 0898 0075 [detail]
J. E.(Jed) and Bonnie McClellan
© 2005 California Academy of Sciences

Vaccinium ovatum
Vaccinium ovatum
Evergreen Huckleberry
ID: 0000 0000 0806 0371 [detail]
© 2006 Matt Below

Vaccinium ovatum
Vaccinium ovatum
ID: 0000 0000 0407 1978 [detail]
© 2007 Lynn Watson

Vaccinium ovatum
Vaccinium ovatum
California Huckleberry
ID: 0000 0000 0407 2625 [detail]
© 2007 Matt Below

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