Protea recondita H.Buek ex Meisn.

Hidden Sugarbush, Cedarberg Sugarbush


Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Protea

Category: Shrub

Size: To 3' tall, 10' wide

Description: 

Sprawling. Hanging bowl-shaped flowerheads. Flowers have green bracts. Leaves have a grey to purple tint.

See ProteaWorldOnline for photographs.

History: 

Published in Prodromus (A. P. de Candolle) 14: 237 in 1856.

Native to South Africa.

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Sources of Information

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