Leucospermum muirii E.Phillips

Albertinia Pincushion, Baby Pincushion, Muir's Pincushion, Small Pincushion

Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Leucospermum

Category: Shrub

Size: To 5' tall


Rounded form. Single stem at the base, leaves wedge-shaped to linear, pale green. Flowers yellow maturing to orange.

See ProteaWorldOnline and PlantzAfrica for photographs.


Published in Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 332 in 1810.

Native to South Africa.


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