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FamilyERICACEAE
Genus species var.Erica  guthriei Bolus 
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Western Cape Province)
grassland and rocks
Altitude400-1200m
Description glabrous, leaves densely imbricate, linear to oblong, obtuse, viscid, thick, shiny, 2-3mm long, flowers shortly pedicellate, globular, viscid, 3mm long
Size20-30cm
Colorred
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typeshrub
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
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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