EPPO Global Database

Vaccinium macrocarpon(VACMA)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-02-11

Basic information
  • EPPO code: VACMA
  • Preferred name: Vaccinium macrocarpon
  • Authority: Aiton

Notes

North America. Cultivated for its fruits, on a large scale in North America, and to a limited extent in other continents (for example, in Netherlands in Europe). This species could have potential for naturalization, especially if more widely cultivated


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Oxycoccus macrocarpos (Aiton) Pursh

Common names
Name Language
Amerika-Torfbeere German
großfrüchtige Moosbeere German
Krannbeere German
Kulturpreiselbeere German
American cranberry English (GB)
large cranberry English (US)
large-fruited cranberry English
arándano americano Spanish
airelle à gros fruits French
airelle du Canada French
canneberge à grands fruits French
canneberge à gros fruits French
canneberge du Canada French
mirtillo del Canadà Italian
grote veenbes Dutch
lepeltjeheide Dutch
клюква крупноплодная Russian