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Alpine Bearberry

Arctostaphylos alpina


Low shrub usually less than 6 inches (15 cm) high. Leaves are toothed, distributed along the stems; alternate. They often turn red to scarlet in fall, and usually persist on stems for several years.


Canadian arctic tundra.

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Thank you Fanie!

Fanie 6 years ago


Nunavut, Canada

Spotted on Aug 26, 2013
Submitted on Nov 5, 2013

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