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Pink or Red Flowers ( Low, Matted, or Creeping Plants )
Heath Family (Ericaceae)

Pink Heather/Pink Mountain-heather
Phyllodoce empetriformis

Season: July/August
Habitat:
 Subalpine and Slightly Above
Height:
 Low Lying Mat

Description: This common heather is similar to the green heather. It has a carpet like mass of evergreen leaves from which blunt, needle-like leaves protrude. The stems may terminate in loose clusters of pink, urn-shaped flowers. It doesn't produce berries.

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