Tricondylus ferrugineus Salisb. ex Knight

Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Tricondylus


Published in Cult. Prot. 123 in 1809. A shrub 10 or 12 feet high, growing wild in San Carlos de Chiloe, in places often washed by the tide, and flowers there in February. Leaves 2-pinnatifid, divisions broad and cottony. Spikes short, terminal. Pericarpium tumid.


Salisb. cites Embothrium ferrugineum Cav. also unresolved.

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