Definition of Vaccinium myrtillus. Meaning of Vaccinium myrtillus. Synonyms of Vaccinium myrtillus

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Definition of Vaccinium myrtillus

Vaccinium Myrtillus
Whortleberry Whor"tle*ber`ry, n. [AS. wyrtil a small shrub (dim. of wyrt wort) + E. berry. See Wort, and cf. Huckleberry, Hurtleberry.] (Bot.) (a) In England, the fruit of Vaccinium Myrtillus; also, the plant itself. See Bilberry, 1. (b) The fruit of several shrubby plants of the genus Gaylussacia; also, any one of these plants. See Huckleberry.
Vaccinium myrtillus
Bilberry Bil"ber*ry, n.; pl. Bilberries. [Cf. Dan. b["o]lleb[ae]r bilberry, where b["o]lle is perh. akin to E. ball.] 1. (Bot.) The European whortleberry (Vaccinium myrtillus); also, its edible bluish black fruit. There pinch the maids as blue as bilberry. --Shak. 2. (Bot.) Any similar plant or its fruit; esp., in America, the species Vaccinium myrtilloides, V. c[ae]spitosum and V. uliginosum.

Meaning of Vaccinium myrtillus from wikipedia

- Vaccinium myrtillus is a species of shrub with edible fruit of blue color, commonly called "bilberry", "wimberry", "whortleberry", or European blueberry...
- between Vaccinium vitis-idaea and Vaccinium myrtillus, named Vaccinium × intermedium Ruthe, are occasionally found in Europe. The Plant List, Vaccinium vitis-idaea...
- in the genus Vaccinium (family Ericaceae), bearing edible, dark blue berries. The species most often referred to is Vaccinium myrtillus L., but there...
- blue-fruited species of Vaccinium: Vaccinium koreanum Vaccinium myrtillus (bilberry or European blueberry) Vaccinium uliginosum Wild blueberry in autumn...
- cylindraceum Vaccinium hirtum Vaccinium padifolium Vaccinium smallii Sect. Koreanum Vaccinium koreanumKorean blueberry Sect. Myrtillus (including sect...
- Vaccinium uliginosum (bog bilberry, bog blueberry, northern bilberry or western blueberry) is a Eurasian and North American flowering plant in the genus...
- plants of genus Vaccinium: Vaccinium myrtillus, bilberry, or blue whortleberry Vaccinium vitis-idaea, lingonberry or red whortleberry Vaccinium uliginosum...
- Vaccinium scoparium is a species of huckleberry known by the common names grouse whortleberry, grouseberry, and littleleaf huckleberry. It is native to...
- New Zealand Rubus phoenicolasius, a type of raspberry native to Asia and introduced to North America Vaccinium myrtillus, a fruit also called Bilberry...
- section Eococcus. If Hawaiian Vaccinium is confirmed to be derived from section Myrtillus, this may mean that Vaccinium cereum represents an entity of...
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