Botanical name

Erica filiformis

Family

Ericaceae

Status

Vulnerable

Erica filiformis
Erica filiformis
Erica filiformis
Erica filiformis
Erica filiformis
Erica filiformis

Description

Sturdy plant 100 to 300mm high with pink to purplish flowers in clusters at end of branches. The flowers have urn-shaped sticky corollas. filiformis = slender and threadlike - referring to the wiry branches.

Habitat

Clay flats and slopes

Flower Date

November to April