Hakea sericea Schrad. & J.C.Wendl.

Common name

English: Needlebush, Silky Hakea

Portuguese: Háquea-espinhosa

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2504)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2403)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2035)

      Order: Proteales (8)

        Family: Proteaceae (8) (family description)

          Genus: Hakea (2)

           Epithet: sericea Schrad. & J.C.Wendl. (1)

Synonyms: Banksia tenuifolia Salisb., Conchium aciculare Sm. ex Vent.

aciculare => needle-like

sericea => silky, covered with silky pubescence

tenuifolia => slender-leaved, fine-leaved

Characteristics

Habit: shrub, arborescent

Flower colour: white

External links

Check for Hakea sericea at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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