Arctostaphylos uva-ursi

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Synonyms for Arctostaphylos uva-ursi

evergreen mat-forming shrub of North America and northern Eurasia having small white flowers and red berries

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Comparative study of the leaf volatiles of Arctostaphylos uva-ursi (L) Spreng and Vaccinium vitis-idaea L.
In particular, Arctostaphylos uva-ursi, Galium aparine, Equisetum arvense, B1 and B6 are noted for their diuretic actions.
E19810674 Arctostaphylos uva-ursi (L.) Spreng Neyland 2094 Subfamily Ericoideae Tribe Ericaea Erica carnea L.
(Arctostaphylos uva-ursi) These mat-forming groundcovers have small green leaves that turn red in winter, and white to pinkish spring blooms.
The herb uva ursi (Arctostaphylos uva-ursi) is used in many herbal blends for bladder infections because of its antibacterial properties.
Bearberries (Arctostaphylos uva-ursi) are the fruit of the Kinnickinnick bush.