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Leucopogon  ericoides (Sm.) R.Br.   
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FamilyERICACEAE
Genus species var.Leucopogon  ericoides (Sm.) R.Br. 
SynonymsStyphelia ericoides Sm. (basionym)
 Epacris spuria Cav.
 Styphelia trichocarpa Labill.
Territory AustraliaNew South WalesQueenslandSouth AustraliaTasmaniaVictoria
thickets and heaths
Description leaves narrowly oblong to ovate, 5-12mm long, flowers ca. 5mm across, in bud rose, densely barbate, in small axillary spikes
Size30-90cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typedecumbent 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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