Botanical name

Erica perspicua subsp. latifolia

Family

Ericaceae

Common Name

Prince of Wales Heath - Veerheide

Status

Vulnerable

Erica perspicua subsp. latifolia
Erica perspicua subsp. latifolia
Erica perspicua subsp. latifolia
Erica perspicua subsp. latifolia
Erica perspicua subsp. latifolia
Erica perspicua subsp. latifolia

Description

Tall - erect shrub more than 1 metre high - with mass of tubular white or pink flowers. Often found growing in seepage areas. Threatened by too frequent fires - urban expansion and alien infestation.

Habitat

Seepage areas on low hills

Flower Date

September to April