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Acrothamnus  montanus (R.Br.) Quinn   
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FamilyERICACEAE
Genus species var.Acrothamnus  montanus (R.Br.) Quinn 
SynonymsLissanthe montana R.Br. (basionym)
 Leucopogon montanus (R.Br.) J.H.Wills
 Styphelia montana (R.Br.) F.Muell.
Territory AustraliaNew South WalesTasmaniaVictoria
rocky slopes
Altitudesubalpine-alpine
Description leaves 3-10mm long, crowded, narrowly elliptic to oblong or obovate, flowers dioecious, 3-5mm across, in short, terminal spike
Size20-30cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typedecumbent shrub
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
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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