Bog Bilberry Facts
The binomial name for Bog Bilberry is Vaccinium uliginosum. Also known as Bog Blueberry, Bog Huckleberry, Bog Whortleberry, Ground Hurts, and Northern Bilberry. Other species of Bilberry include Vaccinium myrtillus, or Bilberry, Vaccinium caespitosum, or Dwarf Bilberry, Vaccinium deliciosum, or Cascade Bilberry, and Vaccinium ovalifolium, or Oval Leaved Bilberry.
Bog Bilberry Farms
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Bog Bilberry Stories
Red berries protect the arteries
Researchers at Indiana University have been looking at the effects of extracts from three berries – elderberry, chokeberry and bilberry – on the arteries of pigs, thought to be a good model for human arteries. They've found that chokeberry and bilberry ... Telemanagement [ story ]
Bilberries: good for your eyes and much more
Bilberries look a lot like blueberries, but they are deeper purple. In addition to blueberries, they are related to cranberries and huckleberries. Bilberries have a tart, edible fruit that is popular in pies and jams. The shrubbery-type plant, which ... Chiropractic Economics [ story ]
Herbal dietary supplement retail sales up 5.5 percent in 2012
These include bilberry (Vaccinium myrtillus), black cohosh (Actaea racemosa syn. Cimicifuga racemosa), ginkgo leaf extract, Asian ginseng (Panax ginseng) root, and saw palmetto berry products. In addition to the mainstream market and natural channels, ... Denver iJournal [ story ]