Faurea macnaughtonii E.Phillips
  • Fl. Cap.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Faurea macnaughtonii E.Phillips. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000686018. Accessed on: 20 Oct 2020'

Morphology

Tall evergreen tree, up to 20 m high. Bark grey. Leaves broadly elliptic to obovate, 120 x 25-30 mm, glabrous. Spike up to 150 mm. Flowers white or pale pink.

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    Tree to 25 m. Leaves elliptic-lanceolate. Flowers in dense, pendent spikes, white or pale pink, scented.

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    A tree up to 25 m tall. Wood sweet-smelling, with a beautiful dark brown grain. Leaves variable, 25-30 mm wide, up to 120 mm long; stalk 10 mm long. Flowerhead up to 160 mm long, 30 mm across, white or pale pink, with a sweet scent. Fruits with long, white-yellow hairs. Flowers: December to February.

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    Habitat

    In forests and along forest margins.

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    Evergreen forests.

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    Forest and forest margin.

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    Distribution

    George to Knysna, E Cape to Mpumalanga, Madagascar.

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    Unusua l in that it occurs i n small, isolated areas in Northern Province, Mpum alanga, KwaZulu-Natal, Eastern Cape, and southern Cape (Knysna to George). Extralimitally to Madagascar.

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      Bibliography

    • 1 Fl. Cap.
    • 2 Herman, PPJ; Retief, E. 1997. Plants of thenorthern provinces of South Africa: keys and diagnostic characters. Strelitzia 6: 1 - 681. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
    • 3 Manning, JC; Goldblatt, P. 2012. Proteaceae. 657 - 681. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.
    • 4 Rebelo, AG. 2001. SASOL Proteas: A Field Guide to the Proteas of southern Africa, Ed.2. Fernwood Press, Cape Town.

     Information From

    e-Flora of South Africa
    e-Flora of South Africa. v1.21. 2018. South African National Biodiversity Institute. http://ipt.sanbi.org.za/iptsanbi/resource?r=flora_descriptions&v=1.21
    • A All Rights Reserved
    Global Tree Search
    https://tools.bgci.org/global_tree_search.php
    BGCI. 2018. GlobalTreeSearch online database. Botanic Gardens Conservation International. Richmond, U.K. Available at www.bgci.org. Accessed on 30/11/2018.
    • B Botanic Gardens Conservation International
    International Union for Conservation of Nature
    https://www.iucn.org/
    IUCN 2016. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2016-2
    • C All Rights Reserved
    International Union for Conservation of Nature v.3
    https://www.iucnredlist.org/
    IUCN 2019. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2019-1.
    • D See IUCN Terms and conditions of use http://www.iucnredlist.org/info/terms-of-use
    Proteaceae
    • E CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • F CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).