Protea with leaves obtusely lance-shaped, standing sideways in an horizontal direction: scales of the empalement spathula-shaped, red, and downy, with hairy margins. Stem upright, and about two feet high. (Bot. Repos.)
Published in Bot. Repos. 10: 646 in 1812.
Synonym of Protea aurea (Burm.f.) Rourke. ProteaWorldOnline.