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FamilyERICACEAE
Genus species var.Erica  rhodopis (Bolus) L.Guthrie & Bolus 
SynonymsEremia rhodopis Bolus (basionym)
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Western Cape Province)
thickets
Description branchlets thin, glabrous, leaves patent, broadly linear, glabrous, 6mm long, flowers usually terminal, pedicels very thin, sepals ovate-lanceolate, obtuse, corolla 4-5mm long
Size10-15cm
Colorrose
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typeshrub
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in spring, uncovered, light, germ. 3-6 months, 13-18°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Capensis (Harvey) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
African Plant Database www.ville-ge.ch/cjb/bd.php
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