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stamp - Epacris impressa


Date of issue: 24 March 2014
Designer: Jo Mure, Australia Post Design Studio
Printer: McKellar Renown (Pemara Labels)

Plant: Epacris impressa

Family: Ericaceae

Common Heath, Pink Heath

Straggly shrub to 1m high.
Pendant tubular flowers, white to pink to deep red.
Flowers throughout year, mainly in spring.
Occurs in NSW, Vic, Sth Aust, Tasmania.

Pink form is state floral emblem for Victoria.


 


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