Mimetes palustris Salisb. ex Knight

Cryptic Pagoda, Marsh Mimetes

Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Mimetes

Category: Shrub

Size: To 3' tall


Erect. Cone shaped inflorescences with yellow flowers. Tightly wrapped bracts.

See ProteaWorldOnline for photographs.


Published in Cult. Prot. 66 in 1809. It was raised at Clapham, from seeds sent by Mr. J. Niven...

Native to South Africa.

Synonym Mimetes decapitata Meisn. - ProteaWorldOnline.


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