Heath (disambiguation)

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Heath or heathland is low-growing woody vegetation, mostly consisting of heathers and related species.

Heath or heathland can also mean:

Butterflies and moths[edit]

  • the Heaths, common name for the palearctic species of the genus Coenonympha, brush-footed butterflies
    • Coenonympha pamphilus, a butterfly native to Europe, Asia except tropical India and Indochina, and Northern Africa known as the Small Heath
    • Coenonympha tullia, a butterfly native to Europe, Asia except tropical India and Indochina, and North America known as the Large Heath
  • Heath Fritillary, common name of the butterfly Melitaea athalia
  • Latticed Heath, common name of the moth Semiothisa clathrata

Plants[edit]

  • Heath family or heather family, Ericaceae
    • Australian heath, any of the species in the genus Epacris
    • Beard heath, any of the species in the genus Leucopogon
    • Heath, many of the species in the genus Cassiope
    • Heath, either of the two species in the genus Daboecia
    • Heath, many of the species in the genus Erica
    • Mountain heath, any of the species in the genus Phyllodoce

Places[edit]

Ireland[edit]

United Kingdom[edit]

United States[edit]

People[edit]

Art, entertainment, and media[edit]

Companies[edit]

  • Allen & Heath, a manufacturer of audio mixing consoles, based in Penryn, Cornwall, UK
  • D.C. Heath and Company, a publishing company in Lexington, Massachusetts, USA
  • Heath Ceramics, a manufacturer of ceramic tableware and tiles in Sausalito, California, USA

Schools[edit]

Other uses[edit]

  • Heath v. Alabama, 478 U.S. 82 (1985), interpreting the double jeopardy clause of the Fifth Amendment to the Constitution of the United States
  • Heath bar, a confection
  • Heath Robinson (codebreaking machine), a codebreaking machine used by the British in the Second World War
  • Heath Robinson, used to describe an implausibly complex and impractical contraption, named after the cartoons of such machines by W Heath Robinson
  • The Heath GAA, a gaelic football club in County Laois, Ireland

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