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Leucospermum muirii

   (Family: Proteaceae)
   
Afrikaans: Bloukoolhout English: Albertinia pincushion  EDIT
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Plant Type: EDIT  Shrub
Height: 1.5m
Rarity Status:
Rare
   
Preferred rainfall: Winter
Preferred altitude: 90 - 250m
Preferred position:
Full Sun
Tolerated soil:  
  Sand (coarse texture, drains easily)
 
Flowering time EDIT
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Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Flower colours
 
Yellow
 
Orange
 
  Polinator
  Birds
  Flower info
  Yellow flowers are made up of a single bud or borne in a group of up to four flowers. As the flowers mature, they turn orange.
 
 
Leaf shape EDIT
Leaf type
Leaf arrangement
Bark / Stem type
 
  Leaf info EDIT
  Evergreen
  The leaves are wedge-shaped to linear, a pale grey-green.
 
 
Fruit type EDIT
Sow seeds in Autumn
 
  Seed info EDIT
  The plants bear nut-like seeds which are released 1 to 2 months after flowering. Sow seed in May. Seed requires warm day and cold night temperatures to germinate.
 
 
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