Empetrum nigrum is a species of shrub in the family Ericaceae. They have a self-supporting growth form. They are native to North America, Eastern North America, South America, Western North America, Greenland, Canada, United States, Alaska, The Contiguous United States, and Saint-Pierre Et Miquelon. They have simple, spine-shaped leaves and purple flowers. Individuals can grow to 1 feet.
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