Rock Garden Plants
Epacris  barbata Melville   
Home
Families
Genus
Territory
Habitat
Synonyms
Types
Galery
Info
FamilyERICACEAE
Genus species var.Epacris  barbata Melville 
Territory AustraliaTasmania
sands and heaths
Altitude0-100m
Description leaves elliptic to ovate, 5-10mm long, horizontal, flowers 6mm long and 12mm across, calyx hirsute
Size60-100cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca-
Typeshrub
Cultivationopen site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy 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
Version 8.0
(c) 1990-2016 RNDr. Pavel Slabý