Erica carnea L.

Winter Heath

Plants under this name have shortly tubular flowers; they are now placed in either E. carnea L, Winter Heath from E Europe, or E. erigena Ron. Ross, Irish Heath from W Europe.

Source: Spencer, R. (1997). Ericaceae. In: Spencer, R.. Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 2. Flowering plants. Dicotyledons. Part 1. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press. (as Erica mediterranea)

kingdom Plantae
phylum   Tracheophyta
class    Magnoliopsida
superorder     Asteranae
order      Ericales
family       Ericaceae
genus        Erica L.