Persoonia laevis (Cav.) Domin

Broadleaf Geebung, Smooth Geebung, Willow Geebung


Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Persoonia

Category: Shrub

Size: To 13' tall

Description: 

Long, bright green leaves sickle-shaped to 8" long when grown in shade but leaves are rounder in sun. Yellow tubular flowers that curl back.

See Australian Plant Image Index for photographs.

History: 

Published in Biblioth. Bot. 89: 582 in 1921.

Native to Australia.

Basionym Linkia laevis Cav.

Relatives: 


Sources of Information

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