Lomatia silaifolia (Sm.) R.Br.

Crinkle Bush, Fern-leaved Lomatia, Parsley Bush

Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Lomatia

Category: Shrub

Size: To 6' tall

Exposure: Part Shade


Leaves divided, leaflets sharply toothed. Flowers cream in panicles to 12" long.

See Australian Plant Image Index for photographs.


Published in Trans. Linn. Soc. London 10: 199 in 1810.

Native to Australia.

Basionym Embothrium silaifolium Sm.

Synonym Tricondylus silaifolius Salisb. ex Knight.


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