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Epacris  heteronema Labill.   
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FamilyERICACEAE
Genus species var.Epacris  heteronema Labill. 
SynonymsEpacris dubia Lindl.
 Epacris dubia var. subreflexa N.E.Br.
 Epacris heteronema var. gigantea F.Muell.
Territory AustraliaTasmania
thickets and heaths
Description leaves more or less imbricate, broadly to narrowly ovate, sometimes cordate, mucronate, aristate, 6-12mm long, flowers to 5mm long and 10mm across
Size30-90cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typeerect shrub
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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