Leucadendron chamalaea (Lam.) I.Williams

Witsenberg Conebush, Glutinous Protea


Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Leucadendron

Zones: 8+?

Size: To 6' tall

Description: 

Very narrow leaves. Yellow involucral bracts.

See Protea Atlas Project for photographs.

History: 

Published in J. S. African Bot. 33: 141 in 1967.

Basionym: Protea chamelaea Lam.

Synonym Leucadendron decurrens R.Br.

ProteaWorldOnline also lists Protea pyramidalis Thunb.

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Sources of Information

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