‘Erntedank’ LingonberryVaccinium vitis-idaea Up to 12" in height. Zimmer intro, 1975. Collected in a wild heath near Uchte, Germany.
Produces heavy yields of small- or medium-sized berries. Bright red glossy nutritious fruits are slightly smaller than lowbush blueberries. Tart until dead ripe, then has excellent flavor, richer and less astringent than cranberries.
Native to the colder northern hemisphere. Incredibly tough and very hardy. Grown in Newport, Maine, by Carol Armatis of 3B Apiary. Z2. Maine Grown. (potted transplants)
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