Back to Biodiversity Explorer main pageGo to Iziko Museums of Cape Town home pageAbout Biodiversity Explorer - history, goals, etc.Send us your questions about southern African biodiversityPeople who have contributed content and images.Search Biodiversity Explorer

Leucadendron elimense (Elim conebush, Caledon conebush, Vyeboom conebush)

Life > eukaryotes > Archaeoplastida > Chloroplastida > Charophyta > Streptophytina > Plantae (land plants) > Tracheophyta (vascular plants) > Euphyllophyta > Lignophyta (woody plants) > Spermatophyta (seed plants) > Angiospermae (flowering plants) > Eudicotyledons > Order: Proteales > Family: Proteaceae > Genus: Leucadendron

Leucadendron elimense Leucadendron elimense

Leucadendron elimense ssp. salteri male (left) and female (right). Bot River, Western Cape, South Africa Red Data species; endangered. [photos Colin Paterson-Jones ]

Leucadendron elimense Leucadendron elimense

Leucadendron elimense sp. vyeboomense, male (left) and female (right). Vyeboom near Grabouw, Western Cape, South Africa. Red Data species. Endangered. [photos Colin Paterson-Jones ]


  • Leucadendron elimense subsp. elimense (Elim conebush)
  • Leucadendron elimense subsp. salteri (Caledon conebush)
  • Leucadendron elimense subsp. vyeboomense (Vyeboom conebush)


Contact us if you can contribute information or images to improve this page.

Biodiversity Explorer home   Iziko home   Search