Dryandra nivea (Labill.) R.Br.

Couch Honeypot

Small spreading shrub rarely to about 1 m tall. Leaves to 30 cm or so long and to 1 cm wide with numerous pointed teeth cut almost to the midrib, white-hairy below; margins rolled under. Flower heads 3-4 cm wide, held within the leaves, golden brown but variable, outer bracts shiny; winter to spring.


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.

kingdom Plantae
phylum   Tracheophyta
class    Magnoliopsida
superorder     Proteanae
order      Proteales
family       Proteaceae
genus        Dryandra R.Br.