Dorset Heath (Erica ciliaris)
Dorset Heath is a nationally rare plant but it can be locally frequent in the Purbeck area of Dorset. It does also occur in South Devon and Cornwall but Dorset is its stronghold.
A heather that like it damp but not wet. It tends to grow taller than Bell Heather and has more flowers than Cross Leaved Heath. Flowers from July to September.