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Northern Cranberry

Northern Cranberry

Other Names

Common Cranberry

Northern Cranberry Facts

Northern Cranberry is another name for Common Cranberry. The binomial name for Common Cranberry is Vaccinium oxycoccos. Vaccinium oxycoccos is one of four species of Cranberry.

Northern Cranberry Farms

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

Northern Cranberry Stories

Cranberry harvest begins in New Jersey
Pine Island is the largest cranberry farm in New Jersey. And crews are busy flooding the 1400 acres of bogs with homemade machines called beaters, gently shaking the fruit from the plants. "You've got the guys in one bog who are picking, as they are ... [ story ]

In Wisconsin, visitors can literally dip their toes into the cranberry harvest
In the Badger State, late September to late October is cranberry season, and hundreds of devotees and curiosity seekers have come here, to Wetherby Cranberry Co. in the town of Warrens, for Harvest Day, when they tour the sprawling marshes by bus and ... Washington Post [ story ]

Highbush cranberries high in vitamins A, C and have more antioxidants than blueberries
The highbush cranberry shrub isn't a true cranberry, although the berries are similar in both taste and appearance. The Latin name is Viburnum opulus var. americanum, which is important to know if you buy plants for growing cranberries for your own ... The Oshkosh Northwestern [ story ]

Photo - The Horticultural Society of New York - New York, New York

Other Species

Small Cranberry
Large Cranberry
Southern Mountain Cranberry

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