Sorocephalus tenuifolius R.Br.

Diminutive Clusterhead, Fine-leaf Soranthe


Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Sorocephalus

Category: Shrub

Size: To 36" tall

Description: 

Needle-like leaves with red tips. Pink to red flowers.

See ProteaWorldOnline for photographs.

History: 

Published in Trans. Linn. Soc. London 10: 141 in 1810. Native to South Africa.

Synonym Soranthe tenuifolia Salisb. ex Knight.

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Sources of Information

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