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Trochocarpa  cunninghamii (DC.) W.M.Curtis   
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FamilyERICACEAE
Genus species var.Trochocarpa  cunninghamii (DC.) W.M.Curtis 
SynonymsDecaspora cunninghamii DC. (basionym)
 Trochocarpa disticha var. cunninghamii (DC.) Benth.
Territory AustraliaTasmania
thickets and woods
Altitudemontane-subalpine
Description leaves usually ovate, 7-10mm, in youth often bright red, flowers ca. 5mm long, in compact, curvate spikes, to 2cm long
Size50-100cm
Colorpink, white
Bloomsummer
Ca-
Typedecumbent shrub
Cultivationcold, shady site with a humous, moist soil
alpine house, moist, humous soil, shade
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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