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This genus, recognised in most modern works, differs from Cassiope in having a terminal inflorescence and alternately arranged leaves. The species belonging to it are H. hypnoides (L.) Cov. and H. stelleriana (Pall.) Cov. These are described under Cassiope in Volume I, pages 523 and 525.

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