Faurea saligna Harv.

Willow Beechwood, African Beech, Transvaal Beechwood, Bushveld Beechwood, Red Beechwood

Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Faurea

Category: Tree - Deciduous

Size: To 35' tall


Straight slender trunk. Leaves linear, narrow, drooping, entire. Flowers on spikes, white, hairy.

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Published in London J. Bot. 6: 373 in 1847.

Native to Africa.


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