University of Rhode Island

Vaccinium pallidum

Blue Ridge Blueberry

Small suckering shrub, leaves dull green above and pale, almost white below. Whitish to light green bell shaped flowers hang in tight clusters. Small, seedy blue-black berries in mid summer are edible and attractive to wildlife. Full sun to part shade, dry sandy acidic soil. Native to RI. 1.5 - 2’ x 2’.

Jim Stasz @ USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database

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