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FamilyERICACEAE
Genus species var.Erica  diosmifolia Salisb. 
SynonymsErica serrulata J.Forbes
 Ericoides diosmifolium (Salisb.) Kuntze
 Eurylepis diosmifolia (Salisb.) G.Don
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Western Cape Province)
thickets and heaths
Altitude1000-1100m
Description branchlets rigid, tomentose, leaves densely imbricate, broadly linear-triquetrous, sulcate, rigid, glabrous, shiny, ciliate, 4-6mm, flowers terminal, calyculate, 3-4mm long
Size10-40cm
Colorwhite
Bloomlate spring, summer
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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