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Huckleberry

Huckleberry Plants

There are two different kinds of huckleberries in America, belonging to either the Gaylussacia genus, or the Vaccinium genus. There are many varieties of huckleberry plants within each genus.

Grow Huckleberries

Huckleberries grow best in very acidic soil. Plant them in a sunny spot with direct sun. Huckleberry bushes can grow up to six feet high, so they can be used as a nice hedge.

Huckleberry Uses

Huckleberries are used for several desserts. You can make huckleberry pies, jams, muffins, and use them as tasty toppings for ice cream!

Huckleberry Facts

A fun fact is that huckleberries are one of the Grizzly bear's favorite foods, and they sometimes travel great distances to get to huckleberry bushes. Another fact is that huckleberries are commonly mistaken as blueberries. One difference is that huckleberries have pits.

Huckleberry Farms

It may be possible to find any huckleberry farms near your location. We have built a map that will show all of the berry farms in our directory!

Huckleberry Stories

Huckleberry Owner Talks About Her New Cookbook (And Offers A Bacon ...
She took a moment away form the kitchen—and her adorable son Milo—to chat with us about intuitive baking, how to buy farmers market fruit on the cheap, and enjoying those morning pastries. LAist: I am loving the book. Everything about it — the ... LAist [ story ]

Savannah sweets: Ice cream and movie fans love Leopold's
The ice cream itself is lightly strawberry flavored and light pink, and contains nuts and rum, but the real secret is candied fruits, including pineapple and cherries. It's a like it or hate it flavor, not my ... There are always about two dozen ... USA TODAY [ story ]

The United States of Sweets: A dessert for every state
Also known as Alabama Lane cake, Lane cake is one of those boozy, eggy, dried-fruit-filled confections we don't eat enough of these days. Invented by Emma Rylander Lane in the 1890s, a Lane cake is a sponge cake layered with a raisin-bourbon filling ... Yakima Herald-Republic [ story ]


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