Faurea rubriflora Marner

Manica Beechwood, Red-flowered Beechwood

Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Faurea

Category: Tree

Size: To 80' tall


Grey to light brown bark, fissured. Leaves drooping, to 5" long, leathery, shiny, green, entire, pink petiole. Flowers on spikes to 10" long, red.


Published in Bull. Jard. Bot. Natl. Belg. 59(3-4): 429 in 1989.

Native to Africa.

Synonym Faurea forficuliflora auct.


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