Protea intonsa Rourke

Tufted Sugarbush


Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Protea

Category: Groundcover

Size: To 12" tall

Description: 

Linear, needle-like foliage, points up. Small flowers with red bracts.

See ProteaWorldOnline for photographs.

History: 

Published in J. S. African Bot. 37(3): 183 in 1971.

Native to South Africa.

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Sources of Information

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