Epacris is a genus of about 35–40 species of flowering plants in the family Ericaceae, though formerly often treated in a separate family Epacridaceae. The genus is native to eastern and southeastern Australia (southeast Queensland south to Tasmania and west to southeast South Australia), New Caledonia and New Zealand. The species are known as heaths or Australian heaths.
Armeria Pom Pom Shiny and grass like foliageand grows in a tight clump. FLOWERING:-Deep pink pom pom flowers from late winter to summer SIZE:-10cm high x 20cm wide USES :-A great textural plant for border plantings, pots or containers, rockeries, smaller fillers for cottage gardens or lining pathways. Suitable for coastal plantings through to cold alpine regions. POSITION :-Likes full sun and is frost hardy MAINTENANCE :-Low maintenance; remove spent flower heads to tidy