Erica blanda Salisb., Trans. Linn. Soc. London 6: 331 1802. (Syn: Callista blanda G.Don; Erica cornuta Roxb. ex Salisb. (Unresolved); Erica mammosa Thunb.; Erica suavis Bartl.; Ericoides blandum (Andrews) Kuntze; Ericoides doliiforme Kuntze; Lophandra blanda G.Don (Unresolved); Syringodea doliiformis G.Don (Unresolved))?;
Ericaceae (incl. Vacciniaceae) Fortnight: Erica blanda from California-GSAPR09 : 10 posts by 8 authors. Attachments (4).
Erica blanda Andr. is considered as synonym of Erica doliiformis Salisb, which, however, has shorter rosy flowers. Our plant has longer orange yellow flowers. Could it be E. blanda Salisb. am unresolved name according to the plant list.
nice flowers of the type genus of Ericaceae. One can not find in India. Thank you sir for your nice Erica!
Nice photographs. Just checked the meaning of “Type genus”
The name of family derived from that particular genus.
Here the name Ericaceae is derived from the type genus Erica……