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(Plants) the genus of the epacrids
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|Noun||1.||epacris - any heathlike evergreen shrub of the genus Epacris grown for their showy and crowded spikes of small bell-shaped or tubular flowers|
Australian heath - any heathlike plant of the family Epacridaceae; most are of the Australian region
genus Epacris - type genus of the Epacridaceae: Australian heath
Epacris impressa, common heath - spindly upright shrub of southern Australia and Tasmania having white to rose or purple-red flowers
blunt-leaf heath, common heath, Epacris obtusifolia - small erect shrub of Australia and Tasmania with fragrant ivory flowers