Rhodococcum vitis-idaea - Брусника - cowberry

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    Rhodococcum vitis-idaea
    syn. Vaccinium vitis-idaea
    Short evergreen shrub in the heath family that bears edible berries.
    Cowberries collected in the wild are a popular fruit in northern countries (Finland, Norway, Denmark, Sweden, Poland, Russia)

    Flora of Sakhalin Island

    Michiel Thomas, and 3 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. Andy Burton Natural World 58 months ago | reply

      Very nice Tatiana. You appear to be in a wonderful place.

    2. Cepreu K 57 months ago | reply

      Родококум - это известная ягода. А в здешних лесах - ничего полезного не найти :(

    3. L'herbier en photos 57 months ago | reply

      Cowberries ? I just love their great taste !

    4. Mick E. Talbot 42 months ago | reply

      Great image..!!!
      Just started a new group, "Wild Fruit of the World", love to have you and your image on board.

    5. Mick E. Talbot 42 months ago | reply

      Hi Tatiana,
      Thank you for the privilege.
      Your amazing shot was seen in

      Thank you for sharing, and if you have some more we'd love to see them too.
      Please check the Discussions you might be missing something important, thank you.

      Best wishes,


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