Bruckenthalia

TSO logo

Sponsor this page

For information about how you could sponsor this page, see How You Can Help

Credits

Article from Bean's Trees and Shrubs Hardy in the British Isles

Recommended citation
'Bruckenthalia' from the website Trees and Shrubs Online (treesandshrubsonline.org/articles/bruckenthalia/). Accessed 2021-12-05.

Family

  • Ericaceae

Glossary

adnate
Fused with a different part by having grown together. (Cf. connate.)
corolla
The inner whorl of the perianth. Composed of free or united petals often showy.

References

There are no active references in this article.

Credits

Article from Bean's Trees and Shrubs Hardy in the British Isles

Recommended citation
'Bruckenthalia' from the website Trees and Shrubs Online (treesandshrubsonline.org/articles/bruckenthalia/). Accessed 2021-12-05.

A monotypic genus related to Erica. Its corolla is wider at the mouth than in any hardy heath, and botanically it is distinguished from all members of that genus by having the stamens united with each other at the base and adnate to the corolla.