Protea with linear pointed leaves, concave above, and convex beneath. Flowers crowded, and lying on the ground. (Bot. Repos.)
Published in Bot. Repos. 9: 577 in 1809.
Synonym of Protea subulifolia (Salisb. ex Knight) Rourke (ProteaWorldOnline).
Native of the Cape of Good Hope... This species of Protea is altogether new, but bears a powerful resemblance in the flowers to the P. humiflora... (Bot. Repos.)