Blueberries are a very popular, tasty fruit.
Known scientifically as Vaccinium ssp., they are closely related to cranberries, bilberries and huckleberries.
Blueberries are native to North America, but they are now grown commercially in the Americas and Europe.
They are low in calories and incredibly healthy. Eating blueberries may benefit heart and brain health, as well as help regulate blood sugar levels.