NO1495 : Red Cowberry in fruit

taken 4 years ago, 4 km from Braemar, Aberdeenshire, Great Britain

Red Cowberry in fruit
Red Cowberry in fruit
One of a huge number of fruiting shrubs on this hillside. Red Cowberry (Vaccinium vitis-idaea) is a widespread berried bush of the Arctic and Nordic countries. Amongst other names, it's commonly known as Lingonberry, and bears these edible (albeit fairly acidic) fruits that are often made into jams and syrups.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 22 September, 2013   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 15 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Uplands  Wild Animals, Plants and Mushrooms  Heath, Scrub 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NO 14209 95489 [1m precision]
WGS84: 57:2.5482N 3:24.9303W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NO 14209 95489
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