2036.000 Leucospermum R. Br.

Description of the genus

Shrubs or small trees. Leaves alternate, with apical teeth. Inflorescence a capitulum, axillary, solitary or in groups; involucral bracts small and green, not brightly coloured.

Worldwide: 46 species, mainly S african with one extending to Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe: 1 cultivated taxon.

No image of a cultivated species but there is an image of a native or naturalised species

Links to cultivated taxa    View: living plant images - herbarium specimen images - all images for this genus

SpeciesContent
saxosum S. MooreDescription, Image

Other sources of information about Leucospermum:

Our websites:

Flora of Mozambique: Leucospermum
Flora of Zimbabwe: Leucospermum

External websites:

ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Leucospermum
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Leucospermum
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Leucospermum
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Leucospermum
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Leucospermum

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-16

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2016). Flora of Zimbabwe: Cultivated plants: genus page: Leucospermum.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/cult/genus.php?genus_id=486, retrieved 28 August 2016

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