genus Vaccinium


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Related to genus Vaccinium: European blueberry, Cyanococcus
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Noun1.genus Vaccinium - evergreen or deciduous berry-bearing shrubs of northern hemisphere: cranberriesgenus Vaccinium - evergreen or deciduous berry-bearing shrubs of northern hemisphere: cranberries; blueberries
dilleniid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
cranberry - any of numerous shrubs of genus Vaccinium bearing cranberries
blueberry, blueberry bush - any of numerous shrubs of the genus Vaccinium bearing blueberries
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European and American members of the genus Vaccinium are known to possess anti-diabetic activity (Blumenthal 1998; Chambers and Camire 2003; Martineau et al.
Both blueberries and cranberries grow on shrubs of the genus Vaccinium.
A member of the genus Vaccinium, blueberries are related to many commercially important and popular fruit species, like cranberry, lingonberry, and huckleberry.