Botanical name

Erica articularis var. articularis

Family

Ericaceae
Erica articularis var. articularis
Erica articularis var. articularis
Erica articularis var. articularis
Erica articularis var. articularis

Description

Of variable height - the shrub has slender upright branches tipped with plumelike heads of pink flowers. The corolla which has a slight constriction at the throat soon turns brown. Pink sepals cover most of the corolla.

Habitat

Sandy flats to high mountain rocky slopes

Flower Date

July to April