Deciduous ericaceous shrub with pinkish flowers in mid summer,
blue seedy fruits which ripen in fall. Flowers and fruits
both have long stems-aka Dangleberry. Prefers acidic soil,
wet or dry. Full sun to partial shade. Native to RI. 3-4'
K. Lauer. James H. Miller and Karl V. Miller. 2005. Forest
plants of the southeast and their wildlife uses. University
of Georgia Press., Athens. Courtesy of University of Georgia
Press. USDA NRCS PLANTS Database