Grey-leaf fountain pincushion (Leucospermum grandiflorum)

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Grey-leaf fountain pincushion fact file

Grey-leaf fountain pincushion description

KingdomPlantae
PhylumTracheophyta
ClassMagnoliopsida
OrderProteales
FamilyProteaceae
GenusLeucospermum (1)

Information on the grey-leaf fountain pincushion is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
Great-flower leucadendrum, rainbow pincushion.
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Grey-leaf fountain pincushion status

Classified as Endangered (EN) on the Interim Red Data List of South African Plant Taxa (2).

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Authentication

This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact:
arkive@wildscreen.org.uk

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References

  1. ZipcodeZoo (May, 2010)
    http://zipcodezoo.com
  2. Threatened Species Programme (2010) Interim Red Data List of South African Plant Taxa. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria, South Africa. Available at:
    http://www.sanbi.org/biodiversity/reddata.htm
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Grey-leaf fountain pincushion, flower detail  
Grey-leaf fountain pincushion, flower detail

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