Vaccicium spp. Huckleberry

Season: blooms May to July, berries come end of July
Habitat: varies according to species. In mountains of western north america, upland species such as V. globulare or the similar V. membranaceum are among the most common and widespread
Small bush
Blue to purple berries
Leaves and berries are high in vitamin c
Dry leaves and berries and use as tea
Lowers blood sugar
Improves eyesight