Leucadendron ericifolium R.Br.

Erica-leaf Conebush


Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Leucadendron

Size: To 4' tall

Description: 

See Protea Atlas Project for photographs.

History: 

Published in Trans. Linn. Soc. London 10(1): 66 in 1810.

Synonyms Leucadendron angustatum R.Br., Leucadendron uniflorum E.Phillips., Protea angustata Poir.

Native to South Africa.

Synonym (ProteaWorldOnline) Gissonia riparia Salisb. ex Knight.

Brown described the females as L. angustatum and the males as L. ericifolium.

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