Protea lorifolia (Salisb. ex Knight) Fourc.

Strap-leaf Sugarbush, Ass's Ears, Pink-amber Protea

Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Protea

Category: Shrub

Size: To 3' tall and wide


Rounded shrub. Pink flowers.

See ProteaWorldOnline for photographs.


Published in Trans. Roy. Soc. South Africa 21: 97 in 1932.

Native to South Africa.

Basionym Erodendrum lorifolium Salisb. ex Knight.

Synonym Protea macrophylla R.Br.


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