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Trochocarpa  thymifolia (R.Br.) Spreng.   
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FamilyERICACEAE
Genus species var.Trochocarpa  thymifolia (R.Br.) Spreng. 
SynonymsDecaspora thymifolia R.Br. (basionym)
 Decaspora oxycoccoides DC.
Territory AustraliaTasmania
thickets
Altitudemontane-subalpine
Description leaves alternate, entire, oblong, acute, russet, long petiole dully green, flowers small, in compact, pendent catkins, berry red-blue
Size20-25cm
Colorrich pinkish red
Bloomsummer
Ca-
Typeshrub
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed when ripe or in spring
cuttings in late summer; layering in spring and fall
BibliographyCurtis, W.M. (1956-1965) The Student´s Flora of Tasmania 1-3
Australian Plant Census biodiversity.org.au/nsl/services
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