Mealie Heath, Cape Point - early June 2009

Mealie Heath, Cape Point - early June 2009

Observation - Mealie Heath, Cape Point - early June 2009 - Southern Africa. Description: This was the first sighting - stumbled across the flowers when walking with a friend. Great excitem

This was the first sighting - stumbled across the flowers when walking with a friend.
Great excitement - I'd been looking for this for ages while monitoring plants at the Cape of Good Hope,
South African endemic; Provincial distribution Western Cape
In 2007 it was recorded at four locations. Less than 15% of the population was protected in the Table Mountain National Park (Red List)
More at http://pza.sanbi.org/erica-patersonii