Dryandra speciosa Meisn

Shaggy Dryandra

Small shrub to about 1.5 m tall. Leaves to 12 cm or so long, 2 mm wide, narrow, linear, entire, the margins curled under, tip pointed. Flower heads to 6 cm or so wide, yellowish brown with numerous linear, hairy-edged bracts; 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.