Size: To 10' tall and 5' wide
Leaves glabrous, divided, grey-green. Flowers yellow, flowerheads globular, terminal.
See Australian National Botanic Gardens for photographs.
Published in Cult. Prot. 94 in 1809.
...growing wild near Port Jackson. Leaves 4 to 6 inches long, narrowly 2-pinnatifid, smooth. Petals silky below the limb.
Native to Australia.
Basionym Protea anethifolia Salisb.
Salisb. cites Protea divaricata Andrews but this is considered to be the basionym of Isopogon divaricatus Roem. & Schult., Protea acufera Cav., also listed by R.Br. in Trans. Linn. Soc. London 10: 71 in 1810 and Aiton in Hortus Kew. (W.T. Aiton), ed. 2. 1: 187 in 1810 under I. anethifolius.