Flora of Northern Ireland
  • Arctostaphylos uva-ursi (L.) Sprengel - Bearberry - Ericaceae
Arctostaphylos uva-ursi
(Map updated: March 2008)
 

A mat-forming woody undershrub with dark green oval leaves, white or pale pink flowers and a red berry. Only found on exposed upland crags and rocky outcrops in a few places around Co Antrim.

All names: Arctostaphylos uva-ursi (L.) Sprengel