Protea abrotanifolia Andrews


Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Protea

Description: 

Protea with doubly-winged leaves, thread-shaped, and smooth: flowers terminate the branches in umbels: footstalks are long, with large reflexed floral leaves: blossom flesh-coloured, and hairy on the outer side. (Bot. Repos.)

Native of the Cape of Good Hope

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History: 

Published in Bot. Repos. 8: 507 in 1808.

Synonym of Serruria foeniculacea R.Br. - ProteaWorldOnline - they also list it under Serruria phylicoides (P.J.Bergius) R.Br.


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