MOUNTAIN CRANBERRY

MOUNTAIN CRANBERRY

VACCINIUM VITIS-IDAEA

A low creeping evergreen shrub (Vaccinium vitis-idaea), native to northern North America and Eurasia and having drooping clusters of small white or pinkish flowers. The edible red berry of this plant, used to make sauces, jams, and preserves. In both senses also called lingonberry, cowberry. $11.50/sq. ft.