Adenanthos argyreus

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Adenanthos argyreus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
Order: Proteales
Family: Proteaceae
Genus: Adenanthos
Species: A. argyreus
Binomial name
Adenanthos argyreus

Adenanthos argyreus, commonly known as little woollybush, is a species of erect shrub endemic to southwest Western Australia.[1]

The shrub has an erect and compact habit and typically grows to a height of 1.2 metres (4 ft). It blooms between May and February producing pink-red flowers.

It is found among areas of low scrub in the southern Wheatbelt and Goldfields-Esperance regions of Western Australia where it grows in sandy-clay soils that can contain gravel.[1]


  1. ^ a b "Adenanthos argyreus". FloraBase. Western Australian Government Department of Parks and Wildlife. 

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