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FamilyERICACEAE
Genus species var.Erica  vagans L. 
SynonymsErica multiflora Huds.
 Erica pallidopurpurea L.
 Ericoides vagans (L.) Kuntze
Territory Northern EuropeSouthwestern EuropeFranceGreat BritainSpain
thickets and heaths
Altitude0-1800m
Description leaves of 4-5, verticillate, flowers in long, leafy inflorescence, anthers purple-brown, exserted
Size15-20cm
Colorlilac-pink, white
Bloomsummer, autumn
Ca-
Typeerect shrub
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in spring, uncovered, light, germ. 3-6 months, 13-18°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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