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Gaultheria hispidulaCreeping SnowberryEricaceaeChiogenes hispidula. Vaccinium hispidulum.41
Gaultheria humifusaAlpine Wintergreen, Alpine spicywintergreenEricaceaeG. myrsinites. Vaccinium humifusum.40
Gaylussacia baccataBlack HuckleberryEricaceaeG. resinosa. Andromeda baccata. Vaccinium resinosum.41
Gaylussacia brachyceraBox HuckleberryEricaceaeVaccinium brachycerum. V. buxifolium.20
Gaylussacia dumosaDwarf HuckleberryEricaceaeLasiococcus dumosus. Vaccinium dumosum. V. hirtellum.30
Gaylussacia frondosaDangleberry, Blue huckleberryEricaceaeVaccinium frondosum. V. venustum.30
Gaylussacia ursinaBear HuckleberryEricaceaeDecachaena ursina. (M.A.Curtis.)Small. Vaccinium ursinum.20
Nemopanthus mucronatusMountain HollyAquifoliaceaeN. canadensis. Ilex canadensis. non West. Vaccinium mucronatum.11
Vaccinium alaskaenseAlaska BlueberryEricaceaeV. ovalifolium. non Smith.20
Vaccinium amoenumLarge-Cluster BlueberryEricaceae 20
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