Leucospermum hypophyllocarpodendron (L.) Druce

Green Snake-stem Pincushion, Hypophyllous Leucadendrum

Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Leucospermum

Category: Groundcover

Size: To 8" tall


Prostrate shrub. Yellow flowers.

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Published in Rep. Bot. Exch. Club Brit. Isles 3: 420 in 1913.

Basionym Leucadendron hypophyllocarpodendron L.

Synonyms Protea hypophylla Thunb., Leucospermum hypophyllum (Thunb.) R.Br., Leucadendron hypophyllum Salisb. ex Knight.


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