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Department of Biological Science

at Florida State University

Field Guide Overview

Dominant Flora of the Ground Cover in Pine Forests of the Apalachicola National Forest

Genus/Species Galussacia frondosa Common Name Dangleberry
Family ERICACEAE Acronym HUCK
Description

Small shrub with leaves alternate, reticulated, elliptic or spatulate, white, powdery underside, dotted with amber glands; flowers small, white, bell-shaped, April-May; reaches 35 cm.