Gaultheria shallon

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small evergreen shrub of Pacific coast of North America having edible dark purple grape-sized berries

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Ground vegetation was dominated by salal (Gaultheria shallon Pursh) and Oregon grape (Mahonia nervosa (Pursh) Nutt.) at the N-poor sites and by sword fern (Polystichum munitum (Kaulf.) Presl.) at the N-rich sites.
The understory was dominated by an evergreen shrub layer of Berberis nervosa, Gaultheria shallon and Rhododendron macrophyllum.
Regeneration of salal (Gaultheria shallon) in the central Coast Range forests of Oregon.
Harvesters of salal (Gaultheria shallon), a shrub used in the multi-million dollar floral greens industry, were interviewed in Mason County, Washington in 2001-2003.
Key words Local ecological knowledge * nontimber forest products * sustainable resource management * Gaultheria shallon (salal) * Pacific Northwest * harvest.
This paper documents some of the ecological knowledge of several NTFP harvesters working on the Olympic Peninsula, Washington, focusing on the ecology and harvest of one species, salal (Gaultheria shallon).
In the shady understory, salal (Gaultheria shallon), a low-growing shrub (Fig.
Photosynthetic photon flux density, red:far-red ratio, and minimum requirement for survival of Gaultheria shallon in western red cedar-western hemlock stands in coastal British Columbia.
Understories were fairly uniform in composition, dominated by the shrubs, Rhododendron macrophyllum, Gaultheria shallon, and Berberis nervosa.