Mimetes pauciflorus R.Br.

Threeflower Pagoda, Slender Pagoda


Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Mimetes

Category: Shrub

Size: To 13' tall

Description: 

Yellow tubular bracts with orange to red tips. Erect. Grey-green leaves, oval pointed, tight to stem.

See ProteaWorldOnline for photographs.

History: 

Published in Trans. Linn. Soc. London 10: 106 in 1810.

Native to South Africa.

Synonym Mimetes rehmanii Gand. & Schinz., Protea pauciflora Poir.

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