Protea laurifolia

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Protea laurifolia
Protea Laurifolia Grey-leaf Sugarbush.jpg
Cedarberg, South Africa
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
Order: Proteales
Family: Proteaceae
Genus: Protea
Species: P. laurifolia
Binomial name
Protea laurifolia

Protea laurifolia is similar to Protea neriifolia but has a more westerly distribution. The leaves are grey to bluish green and short stalked with horny margins. It is native to the Cape Provinces of South Africa.[1]

See also[edit]


  • van Wyk, B. and van Wyk, P. 1997. Field Guide to trees of South Africa. Struik, Cape Town