Leucospermum calligerum dt

Leucospermum calligerum dt

Observation - Leucospermum calligerum dt - Southern Africa. Description: Shrub to 2 m. Leaves lanceolate to elliptic, grey-hairy, with 1(--3) apical teeth. Flower heads globose, 20--35 mm diam., cream fading dull red, style 21--25 mm long, pollen presenter conic-ovoid. We found all these Pincushions on the Big Leucospermu

Shrub to 2 m. Leaves lanceolate to elliptic, grey-hairy, with 1(--3) apical teeth. Flower heads globose, 20--35 mm diam., cream fading dull red, style 21--25 mm long, pollen presenter conic-ovoid.

We found all these Pincushions on the "Big Leucospermum Hunt" with Chris Johnson from the USA. He is doing a PHD on Leucospermum Pollination at Stellenbosch University.