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Taxon: Erica australis L.

 
Genus: Erica
Family: Ericaceae
Subfamily: Ericoideae
Tribe: Ericeae
Nomen number: 15444
Place of publication: Erica 9. 1770
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 12-May-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 12-May-1995
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 4 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • Spanish heath  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • urze  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental; ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Morocco

    Europe
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: Portugal, Spain


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  2. Greuter, W. et al., eds. Med-Checklist. (L Medit)
  3. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  4. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  5. Jahandiez, E. & R. Maire Catalogue des plantes du Maroc. (L Maroc)
  6. Krüssmann, G. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). 1984 (Krussmann)
  7. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)
  8. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Erica australis L. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Erica australis cultivars
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=15444. Accessed 10 December 2018.