Adenanthos barbiger Lindl.

Hairy Glandflower

Shrub to 1 m tall developing a lignotuber. Leaves more or less opposite, linear to narrowly elliptic, to 8 cm long and 7-8 mm wide, sometimes with a few hairs at the base, stalkless. Flower bud pointed. Flowers axillary, red, with about 8 basal scales; mostly July-Nov.


Source: Spencer, R.; Molyneux, B.; Mathews, D. (2002). Proteaceae. In: Spencer, R.. Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 3. Flowering plants. Dicotyledons. Part 2. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.

Distribution map
kingdom Plantae
phylum   Tracheophyta
class    Magnoliopsida
superorder     Proteanae
order      Proteales
family       Proteaceae
genus        Adenanthos Labill.