Common heath is native to Tasmania, Victoria, New South Wales and South Australia. The plant is widespread from sea level up to 800m, and is found in drier environments. The flowers range from white and shades of pink, through to a deep red. Common heath often grows in large populations of the same colour, but can sometimes vary. Common heath is a low shrub, with small, sharply pointed leaves. Flowers occur throughout the year, dependent on the area.
Common name: Common heath
Scientific name: Epacris impressa