Commonly known as Nine-pin heath, Rooiklossieheide (Afrikaans)
- Grows to a height of 1.8m.
- It is a variable species with tubular flowers ranging from purple, dark red, orange, pink, green to creamy white.
- The flowers are packed along the branch tip.
- It flowers from mid-summer to autumn.
- This is a very strong grower, is robust and long-lived.
- Erica mammosa is very showy and will be noticed in your garden.
- Ths species will attract sunbirds to your garden.