Protea pendula R.Br.

Arid Sugarbush, Nodding Sugarbush


Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Protea

Category: Shrub

Size: To 10' tall

Description: 

Erect. Blue-green foliage, dense. White flowers with brown-red tips. Green bracts with red edges.

See ProteaWorldOnline for photographs.

History: 

Published in Trans. Linn. Soc. London 10(1): 87 in 1810.

Native to South Africa.

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Sources of Information

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