Hakea sericea Schrad. & J.C.Wendl.

Silky Hakea


Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Hakea

Category: Shrub - Evergreen

Size: To 6' tall

Description: 

Silky hairs on tips. Leaves needle-like, rigid, to 2.5" long, pointed. Cream flowers in along the ends of the branches. Weedy.

History: 

Published in Sert. Hannover. 27 in 1797.

Native to Australia.

Synonyms Banksia tenuifolia Salisb., Hakea tenuifolia (Salisb.) Britten, Conchium aciculare Vent., Hakea gibbosa auct., Hakea acicularis (Vent.) Knight.

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