Jack pine forest. Sandy soil. Mossy carpet. Gauth procum common in area 30 to 40 in immediate area.
Gaultheria procumbens (eastern teaberry, checkerberry, boxberry, or American wintergreen) is a species of Gaultheria native to northeastern North America from Newfoundland west to southeastern Manitoba, and south to Alabama. It is a member of the Ericaceae (heath family).