Protea radiata Andrews


Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Protea

Description: 

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.)

History: 

Published in Bot. Repos. 10: 646 in 1812.

Synonym of Protea aurea (Burm.f.) Rourke. ProteaWorldOnline.


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