University of Rhode Island

Gaylussacia baccata

Huckleberry

Hardy deciduous ericaceous shrub. White flowers in spring followed by black edible berries in late summer. Well drained soil, shade tolerant. Native to RI. 3-4' x 2-3'.

Image courtesy of University of Richmond, Va.

Image courtesy of University of Richmond, Va.

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