DWARF HUCKLEBERRY (Gaylussacia dumosa)

WHAT FLORIDA NATIVE PLANT IS BLOOMING TODAY?: DWARF HUCKLEBERRY (Gaylussacia dumosa)

A member of the heath family.

Learn: http://plants.findthedata.org/l/971/Gaylussacia-dumosa

Native American Ethnobotany for this genus: http://herb.umd.umich.edu/herb/search.pl?searchstring=Gaylussacia

This photo from 2010 shows the fruit and tiny pointed tip (a mucro) on the older leaves.

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