Leucadendron uliginosum R.Br.

Mini Silver Leaf, Outeniqua Conebush, Silverbush, Silvery Euryspermum

Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Leucadendron

Category: Shrub

Size: 6' tall and 4' wide


Grey-green foliage, yellow silvery flowers.

See Protea Atlas Project for photographs.

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Published in Trans. Linn. Soc. London 10: 63 in 1810.

Native to South Africa.

Brown cites Protea saligna Thunb. secimd. descrip. and ProteaWorldOnline concurs. They also list Euryspermum argenteum Salisb. ex Knight, Protea concinnum Salisb.

Synonym Protea uliginosa Kuntze.


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