Leucadendron grandiflorum   (R. Br.)


 
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Large-flowered Conebush
(Leucadendron grandiflorum)

 
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distribution:

South Africa: Western Cape Province

 
local name:

Wynberg Conebush (English)

 
size: (?)

extinction date: (?)

 
This species grew on the territory of the present-day Cape Town, but seems to be known only from a single specimen, that was grown in Great Britain.

 
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Large-flowered Conebush (Leucadendron grandiflorum)


Depiction from 'Curtis's Botanical Magazine, Vol. 40, 1814'

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