Protea longifolia var. nigra Andrews


Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Protea

Parent: Protea longifolia

Description: 

Protea with leaves nearly linear, narrow, oblique, harsh and very long; the inner scales of the cup are lance-shaped and upright; the plume of flowers of a black-purple. (Bot. Repos.)

History: 

Published in Bot. Repos. 2: 144 in 1800 to 1801.

Synonym of Protea longifolia Andrews.


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