Protea aristata E.Phillips

Ladismith Sugarbush, Ambassador Sugarbush, Christmas Sugarbush, Pine-leaf Protea, Small-pine Sugarbush


Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Protea

Category: Shrub

Size: To 8' tall

Growth Rate: Slow

Exposure: Sun

Description: 

Erect. Grey-green linear foliage. Red flowers. well-drained soil.

See ProteaWorldOnline for photographs.

History: 

Published in J. S. African Bot. 4: 45 in 1938. Native to South Africa.

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Sources of Information

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