Leucospermum gueinzii Meisn.

Kloof Fountain Pincushion


Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Leucospermum

Category: Shrub

Size: To 10' tall

Description: 

Green leaves with a twist. Flowerheads yellow with pink to red tips.

See ProteaWorldOnline for photographs.

History: 

Published in Prodromus (A. P. de Candolle) 14: 254 in 1856.

Native to South Africa.

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