Vaccinium ovatum
California Huckleberry
Ericaceae
Exposure
Partial shade
Water
Occasional water
Form
Evergreen shrub
Height
9 feet
Flower color
White
Bloom time
Spring
Huckleberry is a versatile and surprisingly drought tolerant plant for shade or part sun. The white urn-
shaped flowers are followed by edible black berries. Prefers well drained acidic soil. Slow growing.
Habitat
Clearings in coniferous forest