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Pentachondra  ericifolia (Hook.f.) F.Muell.   
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FamilyERICACEAE
Genus species var.Pentachondra  ericifolia (Hook.f.) F.Muell. 
SynonymsStyphelia ericifolia (Hook.f.) F.Muell.
 Trochocarpa ericifolia (Hook.f.) F.Muell.
Territory AustraliaTasmania
thickets and heaths
Description leaves narrowly linear, concave, 3-6mm, with thickened apex, often densely imbricate, flowers 4-5mm, with revolute petals, densely barbate, few at apex of branchlets
Size5-10cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca-
Typeshrub, carpet
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, semi-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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