Species: Early Blueberry (Vaccinium ovalifolium)

Information About

Early Blueberry

Quick Facts
Latin

Vaccinium ovalifolium

Tlingit

naanyaa kanat 'aayí

Other Names

oval-leaf blueberry,

Consumption

Edible

Subspecies

Early Blueberry in Detail.
About

Early blueberries are edible and delicious. A favorite for berry picking.

Consumers

American Marten

Habitat & Range

Early blueberry are found throughout Southeast Alaska and coastal south-central Alaska. Usually growing in somewhat shaded areas, though they can easily be found on an open sub-alpine brushy hill-side.

Gallery

Pictures of Early Blueberry.