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Dorset Heath, Erica ciliaris Family: Ericaceae
Erica ciliaris     *     Dorset Heath


Evergreen shrub
Flowering time: June to September

Habitat: Damp heathland in the New Forest, Dorset, Deven and Cornwall. Also found in Connemara, west Ireland
Nationally Rare

Similar: Cross-leaved Heath, Erica tetralix



Dorset Heath, Erica ciliaris       Dorset Heath, Erica ciliaris


Dorset Heath, Erica ciliaris
Dorset Heath, Erica ciliaris
The Purbacks, Dorset. August 2012

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