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Angolan Protea

Protea angolensis var. divaricata (Engl. & Gilg) Beard

Derivation of specific name

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angolensis: of Angola
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Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings
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Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T. and Ballings, P. (2002-2014). Protea angolensis Welw.
var. divaricata (Engl. & Gilg) Beard Flora of Zimbabwe website. Accessed 28 August 2014 at http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=120720
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Mark Hyde
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Bart Wursten
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Petra Ballings
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Description

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Shrub or small tree. Leaves oblanceolate to elliptic, light green to bluish-green. Flowerheads up to 10 cm in diameter; bracts pale green, flushed with red; flowers white, sometimes flushed with rose-pink. See var. angolensis for comparison.
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cc-by-nc
copyright
Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings
bibliographic citation
Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T. and Ballings, P. (2002-2014). Protea angolensis Welw.
var. divaricata (Engl. & Gilg) Beard Flora of Zimbabwe website. Accessed 28 August 2014 at http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=120720
author
Mark Hyde
author
Bart Wursten
author
Petra Ballings
original
visit source
partner site
Flora of Zimbabwe

Frequency

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Frequent
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Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings
bibliographic citation
Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T. and Ballings, P. (2002-2014). Protea angolensis Welw.
var. divaricata (Engl. & Gilg) Beard Flora of Zimbabwe website. Accessed 28 August 2014 at http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=120720
author
Mark Hyde
author
Bart Wursten
author
Petra Ballings
original
visit source
partner site
Flora of Zimbabwe