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What is this plant type?

Posted: 30/09/2016 at 09:20

Well, it's not a Calluna vulgaris http://dpipwe.tas.gov.au/Documents/Heather_CRC_wmg.pdf


Lilac Indulgence sounds lovely , but what sort of plant is it?


It must have a botanical name consisting of its Genus and species, then 'Lilac Indulgence' will be its varietal name.


e.g. Solanum lycopersicum is the tomato's botanical name, there are lots of varieties such as 'Gardener's Delight', Alicante', 'San Marzano'.


Without the full name we don't know what sort of plant it is 

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Posted: 30/09/2016 at 09:07

BL ((hugs))

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Posted: 30/09/2016 at 07:12

Pat, I've told Joseph that it's not Calluna vulgaris and suggested that he looks at your suggestion. 

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Posted: 30/09/2016 at 07:10

Morning Chicky 


Bright and dry here at the moment but there are thundery showers forecast. I'm going to pop up to the farm shop later - I wonder if I'll go into the GC and get more bulbs ? 

What is this plant type?

Posted: 30/09/2016 at 06:56

Think you're mistaken there Joseph. It's not Calluna vulgaris ( the common heather growing all over Scottish moorlands and many other parts of Great Britain. The flower shape is all wrong as is the size of flower and leaf.


Have a look at Pats suggestion, she is a very knowledgable Australian botanical artist. 

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Posted: 29/09/2016 at 19:17

Totally agree Hosta - he's obviously a man with absolutely no moral compass. 

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Posted: 29/09/2016 at 18:48

They had a crane rigged up 

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