Protea laetans [author:// LED L.E.Davidson]

Blyde Sugarbush


Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Protea

Category: Tree

Size: To 15' tall

Description: 

Red flowers and bracts. Linear foliage.

See ProteaWorldOnline for photographs.

History: 

Published in J. S. African Bot. 41(4): 207 in 1975. Native to South Africa.

Synonym Protea gaguedi subsp. laetans (L.E.Davidson) Beard.

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Sources of Information

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