Erica lusitanica Rud.

Common name

English: Portuguese Heath, Spanish Heath

German: Portugiesische Heide

Portuguese: Urze-branca, Urze-de-Portugal

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2326)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2228)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (1884)

      Order: Ericales (31)

        Family: Ericaceae (22) (family description)

          Genus: Erica (8)

           Epithet: lusitanica Rud. (3)

lusitanica => from Portugal

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: shrub

Flower colour: white

External links

Check for Erica lusitanica at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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