genus Vaccinium

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Related to genus Vaccinium: European blueberry, Cyanococcus
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Synonyms for genus Vaccinium

evergreen or deciduous berry-bearing shrubs of northern hemisphere: cranberries

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A subgeneric classification of the genus Vaccinium and the metamorphosis of V.
A member of the genus Vaccinium, blueberries are related to many commercially important and popular fruit species, like cranberry, lingonberry, and huckleberry.
European and American members of the genus Vaccinium are known to possess anti-diabetic activity (Blumenthal 1998; Chambers and Camire 2003; Martineau et al.
Sorting through the extraneous and technical information, I found that cranberries belong to the genus Vaccinium in the Heath plant family.
Approximately 200 of the shrubs which live in the cold mountainous areas of the world have been classified under the genus Vaccinium.