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Vaccinium oxycoccus

Common Name(s): Small cranberry
Family: Ericaceae
Growth Habit: Perennial
Growing Days: 120
Winter Minimum:
Soil pH: 4.7 to 6
Soil Texture/Type: Peat or sand
Soil Drainage: Poor
Photoperiod Response:
Light Intensity:
Much like American Cranberry, but has smaller and rounder fruit. Found in bogs and fens. Grown in peat or sand.
Phytothora, Rhizoctonia, Powdery Mildew, Rust
Food - fruit


Geographical Origin:
Northern North America
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