Leucospermum truncatum (H.Buek ex Meisn.) Rourke

Limestone Pincushion


Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Leucospermum

Category: Shrub

Size: To 8' tall

Description: 

Upright. Linear foliage, toothed tips, cream to yellow terminal flowerheads.

See ProteaWorldOnline for photographs.

History: 

Published in J. S. African Bot. 33: 266 in 1967.

Native to South Africa.

Basionym Leucospermum zeyheri var. truncatum H.Buek ex Meisn.

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