Sorocephalus pinifolius (Salisb. ex Knight) Rourke

Long-leaf Clusterhead, Long-leaf Powderpuff

Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Sorocephalus

Category: Shrub

Size: To 36" tall


White to cream flowers, small, needle-like leaves.

See ProteaWorldOnline for photographs.


Published in J. S. African Bot. Suppl: 23 in 1969. Native to South Africa.

Basionym Soranthe pinifolia Salisb. ex Knight.

Synonyms Sorocephalus imberbis R.Br., Sorocephalus longifolius (Meisn.) E.Phillips., Sorocephalus imberbis var. longifolius Meisn.


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