Members of this family are mostly low shrubs. Images and descriptions of a few of them.
The characteristics of the Heath family which includes about 3000 species.
Botanical characteristics of this family of evergreen trees and shrubs with many illustrations.
Ericaceae of Ecuador
Taxonomic study of this family, with detailed descriptions and photographs of about twenty genera occurring in Ecuador.
Neotropical Blueberries: The Plant Family Ericaceae
Taxonomic study by James L. Luteyn and Paola Pedraza-Penalosa of this family with descriptions of about 500 species.