Leucadendron conicum (Lam.) I.Williams

Dune Conebush, Garden-Route Conebush, Grey Conebush, Ruby-cone Conebush


Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Leucadendron

Category: Shrub

Size: To 13' tall

Description: 

Yellow-green leaves. Red cones.

See Protea Atlas Project for photographs.

History: 

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

Native to South Africa.

Basionym Protea conica Lam.

Synonyms Leucadendron ramosissimum H.Buek ex Meisn. and Protea conifera Poir. (ProteaWorldOnline).

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