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Bog bilberry (Vaccinium uliginosum)

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Bog bilberry (Vaccinium uliginosum)
Bog bilberry (Vaccinium uliginosum) #0 Bog bilberry (Vaccinium uliginosum) #1
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Base Price 0.14 €/ seed
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Item number
VAC01
Group:
Seeds
Seed quantity:
20
Brand:
magic garden seeds
Botanical name:
myrtillus uliginosusvaccinium uliginosum
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Description

The bog bilberry is a rare berry related to blueberry. The German translation 'Rausch-Beere' (Rausch = intoxication) strongly suggests its place in Germanic tradition as the source of a very potent wine, most likely shared out at ritual festivities.
Siberian shamanism also has a history consumption regarding the bog bilberry, but in combination with toadstool.
20 bog bilberry seeds

Growing instructions
Requires a moist or wet lime free soil. Succeeds in full sun or light shade. Sow seeds late winter in a greenhouse and only just cover the seed. Once they are about 5cm tall, prick them out into individual pots Plant out into their permanent positions after the last expected frosts.

Details: Plant description & care

Plant family:
ericaceae
Plant height approx.:
20–80 cm
Flower colour:
White
Location:
Partially shady
Water requirements:
Moderately moist
Lifecycle :
Perennial
Winter hardy up to:
–20 °C

Sowing & cultivation

Sowing time outdoors:
FebruaryMarchOctoberSeptember

Companion planting

Other names

German names:
moosbeererauschbeeresumpfheidelbeeretrunkelbeere

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