So What’s A Sparkleberry, Besides FPL’s New Molino Solar Farm?

So what’s a sparkleberry?
Escambia County recently approved a 75 megawatt Florida Power & Light solar farm named the Sparkleberry Solar Energy Center at the end of Pilgrim Trail in Molino.
But many readers asked us what exactly is a sparkleberry. So we took our question to Lydia Purvis, horticulture specialist for Escambia County Extension.
Here’s what she had to say:
Sparkleberry is a Florida native tree. It is known for being a relative of the blueberry, huckleberry and cranberry.