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Also called Whortleberry and huckleberry, Bilberry grows in forest meadows and the woods of Europe, and is commonly wild-harvested.
The ripe berry itself, bluish-black and sweet, is primarily used, but the leaves are also used to treat health problems.
|Jennifer Mathes, Ph.D.|