Erica lusitanica   Spanish Heath

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Quite often seen on the roadside verges, this Mediterranean introduction has taken a strong hold in some places and is regarded as an invasive weed.

LHS: Verge near Strahan, Tasmania 30th August 2007 RHS: Port Arthur, Tasmania 28th August 2007

Added on 3rd January 2009, updated 29th March 2010

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