Fernkloof Nature Reserve

Erica obtusata

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 Erica obtusata   Erica obtusata
 Erica obtusata   Erica obtusata


Damp shady rock ledges


Medium to high

Flowering time



Rare, rather shy species which tends to grow as a mosslike shrublet on moist southfacing rocky ledges. The white flowers form umbels at tips of branches and the protruding anthers are blunt or rounded, hence the name obtusatus=blunt.

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2017 / 3 / 22