Josephia rachidifolia Salisb. ex Knight

Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Josephia


Published in Cult. Prot. 111 in 1809. A low shrub, discovered by Labillardiere on the West coast of New Holland... Leaves 5 to 9 inches long, nearly linear, deeply serrated, very cottony underneath. Bractes 1/2 shorter than the flowers. Stigma shortly conical...

Synonym of Banksia nivea Labill.

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