Heather family -ericaceae-
Some of them, as the azaleas, have a very big importance in gardening.
Other, as the Rhododendrons, besides being used as medicinal plants in spite of their toxic components, play a fundamental part as protectors of the erosion in most of the mountains of the world except in Australia or África, by being located in superior heights to 2000 m.
The most remarkable ones are the following:
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