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Observed: 30th March 2012 By: Mrs T
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
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Species interactions

No interactions present.


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The first published name for

The first published name for the species is Erica herbacea; however, the name E. carnea (published three pages later in the same book) is so widely used, and the earlier name so little used, that a formal proposal to conserve the name E. carnea over E. herbacea was accepted by the International Botanical Congress in 1999.

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The leaves are wrong for C. vulgaris

The leaves are a tell tale sign for Erica as well as the flowering season.