Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Protea
Family: Proteaceae (Dicotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
coronata
NOTES

A shrub which is slowly spreading through the veld. This protea used to grow along the highway near Humansdorp and may also have been found in our fynbos. The ones currently in our area spread from specimens planted by Dr. Blackburn.


AUTHORITY
Lam.
Sub Author
Conservation
Frequent
Habit
Shrub
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: The bracts are always apple green when fresh but turn brown when old. The new growth is reddish
Colour: Green
Common Name
Green protea
Protea
Habitat
NOTES: Becoming more common
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
None known
None
Months
June
July
Synonyms for Species
Protea incompacta
Protea macrocephala



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