Vaccinium vitis-idaea

species of plant

Vaccinium vitis-idaea (also called Lingonberry and Cowberry) is a small evergreen shrub that produces edible fruits.

Vaccinium vitis-idaea
Cowberry.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom:
Division:
Class:
Order:
Family:
Genus:
Species:
V. vitis-idaea
Binomial name
Vaccinium vitis-idaea
Vaccinium vitis-idaea L..jpg

Growing happens in northern side of globe. It is rarely grown by people, but often they will collect berries from the wild plants.

It is in the Vaccinium genus. Red colour is sign of well done. In kitchen berries can be used many ways example in juices or when making jelly,