TITLE

Wintergreen

AUTHOR(S)
Nuffer, Barbara
PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
New York State Conservationist;Feb2009, Vol. 63 Issue 4, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on wintergreen (Gaultheria procumbens). The shrub is a member of the heath family, which includes rhododendrons, azaleas, heaths and heathers. A common name in Quebec for wintergreen is petit thé du bois, which means little tea of the woods. The leaves and berries of the plant are used to make tea.
ACCESSION #
38026782

 

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