Rock Garden Plants
Erica  paucifolia (J.C.Wendl.) E.G.H.Oliv.   
Home
Families
Genus
Territory
Habitat
Synonyms
Types
Galery
Info
FamilyERICACEAE
Genus species var.Erica  paucifolia (J.C.Wendl.) E.G.H.Oliv. 
SynonymsBlaeria paucifolia J.C.Wendl. (basionym)
 Syndesmanthus paucifolius (J.C.Wendl.) Benth.
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Western Cape Province)
rocky slopes
Altitude400-800m
Description leaves patent, 2-3mm, linear-terete, obtuse, pubescent, glabrescent, petioles ciliate, flowers shortly pedicellate, clavate, ventricose, of 6-9 in terminal, spherical heads
Size8-25cm
Colorrose
Bloomspring
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
Version 8.0
(c) 1990-2016 RNDr. Pavel Slabý