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Protea stokoei

Protea stokoei bush
Common names: pink sugarbush
Family: Proteaceae

... like the many different forms and species one finds in the Proteaceae family. Proteas represent the biggest genus of the family in South ...

24 / 05 / 2010 | Berenice Carolus | Harold Porter NBG
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Leucospermum formosum

Leucospermum formosum flowerheads maturing
Common names: silver-leaf wheel-pincushion
Family: Proteaceae

07 / 12 / 2009 | Alice Notten | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Leucospermum conocarpodendron subsp. viridum

Leucospermum conocarpodendron subsp. viridum flower head
Common names: green tree pincushion, hairless tree pincushion, yellow pincushion (Eng.); groenkreupelhout, kreupelboom, goudboom, brandhoutboom (Afr.) (Previously k
Family: Proteaceae

30 / 11 / 2009 | Jane Forrester | Harold Porter NBG
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Leucospermum praecox

Leucospermum praecox flower heads
Common names: Mossel Bay pincushion; large tufted pincushion
Family: Proteaceae

09 / 11 / 2009 | Louise Nurrish | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Protea lanceolata

Protea lanceolata flower head
Common names: lance-leaf sugarbush (Eng.); smalblaarsuikerbos (Afr.)
Family: Proteaceae

... pathogen,  Phytophthora cinnamomi,  is detrimental to Proteaceae. Symptoms include the plant looking wilted and dry followed by ... soil with a contact fungicide and refrain from replanting Proteaceae in that area for some time. Good general plant hygiene and healthy ...

07 / 09 / 2009 | Monique Mcquillan | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Protea eximia

Protea eximia flower head
Common names: broad-leaf sugarbush, duchess protea, (Eng.); breëblaarsuikerbos (Afr.)
Family: Proteaceae

... from seed that he collected on the Swartberg Pass. The Proteaceae is a family of ± 75 genera and ± 1350 species that occur in ...

24 / 08 / 2009 | Alice Notten | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Protea aurea subsp. potbergensis

Protea aurea subsp. potbergensis
Common names: Potberg sugarbush
Family: Proteaceae

03 / 08 / 2009 | Louise Nurrish | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Protea obtusifolia

Protea obtusifolia
Common names: Bredasdorp protea, limestone protea, limestone sugarbush (Eng.); Bredasdorpsuikerbos (Afr.)
Family: Proteaceae

... introduced into cultivation at Kirstenbosch in 1914. The Proteaceae is a family of ± 75 genera and ± 1350 species that occur in ...

27 / 07 / 2009 | Alice Notten | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Protea laurifolia

Protea laurifolia flower head
Common names: laurel protea, laurel-leaf protea, grey-leaf sugarbush (Eng.); louriersuikerbos (Afr.)
Family: Proteaceae

... of a flower head taken from one of Hibbert's plants. The Proteaceae is a family of ± 75 genera and ± 1350 species that occur in ...

15 / 06 / 2009 | Alice Notten | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Diastella buekii

Diastella buekii in flower
Common names: Franschhoek silkypuff
Family: Proteaceae

16 / 02 / 2009 | Ismail Ebrahim | CREW
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Leucospermum conocarpodendron subsp. conocarpodendron

Leucospermum conocarpodendron subsp. conocarpodendron flower head
Common names: grey tree pincushion (Eng.); vaalkreupelhout, goudsboom (Afr.)
Family: Proteaceae

19 / 01 / 2009 | Enrico January | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Leucadendron loeriense

Leucadendron loeriense female cones in flower
Common names: loerie conebush (Eng.); loerietolbos (Afr.)
Family: Proteaceae

29 / 12 / 2008 | Alice Notten | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Leucadendron album

Leucadendron album female cone
Common names: linear-leaf conebush (Eng.); aarbeisilwertolbos (Afr.)
Family: Proteaceae

... A root pathogen,  Phytophthora.  is detrimental to Proteaceae. Symptoms include the plant looking wilted and dry followed by ... soil with a contact fungicide and refrain from replanting Proteaceae in that area. Good general plant hygiene and healthy vigorous mother ...

17 / 11 / 2008 | Monique Mcquillan | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Protea coronata

Protea coronata flower head
Common names: green protea, green sugarbush (Eng.); groenhofiesuikerbos (Afr.)
Family: Proteaceae

... a white woolly crown at the top of the flower head. The Proteaceae is an ancient family. Its ancestors grew in Gondwanaland 300 million ...

15 / 09 / 2008 | Alice Notten | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Leucadendron sessile

Female Leucadendron sessile bush
Common names: sun conebush, western sunbush (Eng.)
Family: Proteaceae

11 / 08 / 2008 | Alice Notten | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Protea burchellii

Protea burchellii
Common names: Burchell's sugarbush ( Eng. ); blinksuikerbos (Afr.)
Family: Proteaceae

... A root pathogen, Phytophtera, is detrimental to Proteaceae. Symptoms include the plant looking wilted and dry followed by ... soil with a contact fungicide and refraining from replanting Proteaceae in that area. Good general plant hygiene and healthy vigorous ...

23 / 06 / 2008 | Monique Mcquillan | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Leucadendron elimense subsp. elimense

female plant in flower
Common names: Elim conebush
Family: Proteaceae

... Carolus Harold Porter NBG June 2008 All Proteaceae are monoecious, except the genera Leucadendron and Aulax, ...

16 / 06 / 2008 | Berenice Carolus | Harold Porter NBG
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Faurea saligna

Image by Geoff Nichols of flowers
Common names: willow beechwood, African beech (Eng.); Bosveldboekenhout (Afr.); iSefu, umCalathole (Zulu); isiDwadwa, umOnyeli (Ndebele); mohlako, mongena (Northern
Family: Proteaceae

... and KwaZulu-Natal. Faurea is the only genus in the Proteaceae that is not endemic in the southwestern Cape. It occurs in sandy ...

09 / 06 / 2008 | Giles Mbambezeli | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Leucospermum glabrum

In flower
Common names: Outeniqua pincushion
Family: Proteaceae

... A root pathogen, Phytophthora, is detrimental to the Proteaceae. Symptoms include the plant looking wilted and dry, followed by ... soil with a contact fungicide and refrain from replanting Proteaceae species in that area. Good general plant hygiene and healthy ...

14 / 04 / 2008 | Monique Mcquillan | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Faurea rochetiana

Leaves
Common names: broad-leaved boekenhout (Eng.); breëblaarboekenhout (Afr.) ; Mogwapi (North Sotho); siSefo (siSwati); N'wamidzumba (Tsonga); Mutango (tshiVenda)
Family: Proteaceae

... a natural area with these trees. Most members of the family Proteaceae are noted for their production of nectar, which attracts a wide ... position as soon as is practical. We believe that, like many Proteaceae, seeds of this species would respond well to smoke or smoke essence. ...

07 / 01 / 2008 | Hugh Glen | KwaZulu-Natal Herbarium
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