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Species Information

Protea parvula Beard
(name current 2016)
Dainty Protea


Growth form: Shrub
Restricted distribution within southern Africa
Found within protected areas
Schedule C

Red Data Book Information:
Status: VU B1B2cC2a Distribution: Timbuti Farm, Hawane, Malolotja Common in the former Transvaal of South Africa.

Regional distribution:
Common in the former Transvaal of South Africa.

Description (Compton's Flora of Swaziland*):
Protea sp. - A variety with similar or larger heads but with prostrate stems and broader leaves (c.f. Protea simplex).

* Where species names have changed, these have been matched according to herbarium specimens quoted in this publication.

Included in Tree Atlas.

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