University of Rhode Island

Lyonia ligustrina

Maleberry

Deciduous shrub with dark green leaves and white flowers in clusters similar to blueberry flowers. Seed capsules persist through winter. Prefers moist to wet soil, tolerates flooded sites. Native to RI. Up to 12’.

© Jim Stasz @ USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database

© Jim Stasz @ USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database

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