Cape Heath ‘Fridolin’
The Cape Heath ‘Fridolin’ (Erica gracilis) is a compact, evergreen, flowering plant in the Ericaceae family.
It is native to South Africa.
It is a small shrub from 20-50 centimetres (8-20 inches) tall and about 50 centimetres (20 inches) wide.
It has small, dark-green, needle-like leaves.
The pink and magenta flowers are bell-shaped or tubular.
The Cape Heath ‘Fridolin’ blooms from autumn to spring.
Photographed in Paris, France, October 2023.
Photographer: Martina Nicolls