Mimetes hottentoticus E.Phillips & Hutch.

Silver Pagoda

Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Mimetes

Category: Shrub

Size: To 10' tall


Silvery grey foliage, oval, silky. Flowers in leaf axils at the ends of the branches, red to pink styles. Erect, single stemmed.

See ProteaWorldOnline and PlantzAfrica for photographs.


Published in Fl. Pl. South Africa 82 in 1923.

Native to South Africa.


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