Adenanthos cuneatus Labill.

Flame Bush, Bridlebush, SweatBush


Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Adenanthos

Category: Shrub - Evergreen

Size: 3 to 5' tall and wide

Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade

Description: 

Grey-green foliage with red to pink new growth.

See Australian Plant Image Index for photographs.

History: 

Published in Nov. Holl. Pl. 1: 28 in 1805.

Native to Australia.

Synonym Adenanthos flabellifolius Salisb. ex Knight. From the West coast of New Holland, where Labillardiere discovered it.

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