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Vaccineum Vitis-Idaea shrubs

Vaccineum Vitis-Idaea shrubsVaccineum Vitis-Idaea, also known as the Red Whortleberry is a neat native shrub which, with its flowers and clusters of bright red berries, is very attractive in autumn.

A rich, light, sandy soil, moist but well drained, is necessary, and the position should be sunny so as to ripen the berries. It may be increased at any time by division.

The Vaccineum Vitis-Idaea flowers from May to October and its height is about nice inches.