Leucadendron formosum Salisb. ex Knight


Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Leucadendron

History: 

Published in Cult. Prot. 54 in 1809. Introduced into the collection, formerly at Chapel Allerton in 1784, by Mr. J. Mulder...

Salisb. cites Protea formosa Andrews, which makes it a synonym of Leucospermum formosum (Andrews) Sweet. However he also cites Protea tomentosa Thunb. which is a synonym of Leucospermum tomentosum R.Br.


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