Knightia excelsa R.Br.

Rewarewa


Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Knightia

Category: Tree - Evergreen

Zones: 9+

Size: To 65' tall

Description: 

Leaves toothed. Pink to red flowers.

History: 

Published in Trans. Linn. Soc. London 10: 60 in 1810.

PlantList shows it as unresolved.

Synonym Rymandra excelsa Salisb. ex Knight.


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