Medium to large shrub. Leaves to 15 cm or more long, divided into many irregularly triangular to curved teeth that are cut to the midrib, hairy below, margin rolled under. Flower heads mostly 5-10 cm wide, golden orange, the outer bracts longer than the flowers; spring.
Foliage and dried flowers used in floristry.
Source: (2002). Proteaceae. In: . 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.