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Epacris  microphylla R.Br.   
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FamilyERICACEAE
Genus species var.Epacris  microphylla R.Br. 
SynonymsEpacris auriculata Benth.
 Epacris leptalea Gand.
 Epacris longispinulosa Gand.
Territory AustraliaNew South WalesQueenslandVictoria
grassland and thickets
Altitudesubalpine
Description leaves straight, spreading, ovate or rhombic, acute to acuminate, at base cordate, margins scabrous, inflorescence to 40cm long, flowers solitary, conspicuous
Size60-100cm
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
BibliographyHarden, G.J. (ed.): Flora of New South Wales (1990-1993)
Australian Plant Census biodiversity.org.au/nsl/services
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