CPC Plant Profile: Northern Blueberry
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Northern Blueberry (Vaccinium boreale)

Description
  • Global Rank: N/A
  • Legal Status: N/A
  • Family: Ericaceae
  • State:
  • Nature Serve ID: 155556
  • Date Inducted in National Collection: 08/26/2021

Participating Institutions
Updates
Center for Plant Conservation
  • 08/26/2021
  • Orthodox Seed Banking

In 2021, CPC contracted Native Plant Trust to recollect seed from a population currently held in long term orthodox seed storage as part of an IMLS-funded seed longevity experiment. The National Laboratory for Genetic Resources Preservation will evaluate how germination tested viability and RNA Integrity of seed lots decline over time in storage.

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Nomenclature
Taxon Vaccinium boreale
Authority I.V. Hall & Aalders
Family Ericaceae
CPC Number 449612
ITIS 23583
USDA VABO
Common Names Northern Blueberry
Associated Scientific Names
Distribution
State Rank
State State Rank
Maine S2
New Hampshire S2
New York S2
Vermont S1
Habitat

Ecological Relationships

Pollinators
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