Persoonia juniperina Salisb. ex Knight

Prickly Geebung


Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Persoonia

Category: Shrub

Size: To 30" tall

Description: 

Leaves needle-like, sharp and hairy. Flowers yellow.

History: 

Published in Nov. Holl. Pl. 1: 33 t.45 in 1805.

Native to Australia.

Also published in Cult. Prot. 99 in 1809. This is a native of Van Diemens Island, and was discovered by Labillardiere.

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