Vaccinium oxycoccus


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Noun1.Vaccinium oxycoccus - small red-fruited trailing cranberry of Arctic and cool regions of the northern hemisphereVaccinium oxycoccus - small red-fruited trailing cranberry of Arctic and cool regions of the northern hemisphere
cranberry - any of numerous shrubs of genus Vaccinium bearing cranberries
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Cranberries Vaccinium oxycoccus comprised 0.6% and 2.5% of the total number of berries in 2000 and 2001, respectively; corresponding values for bearberries Vaccinium uliginosum were 1.3% in 2000 and 0.95% in 2001.
In Canada Betula spp., Vaccinium oxycoccus, Eriophorum vaginatum, and Rubus chamaemorus show a quick growth on residual peat samples (Campbell & Rochefort, 2003).
Vaccinium oxycoccus (Common Cranberry or Northern Cranberry) is widespread throughout the cool temperate northern hemisphere, including northern Europe, northern Asia and northern North America.