• pincushion hakea [bot.] = die Nadelkissen-Hakea
NOTE: This proposal suggests a CHANGE to the current LEO-entry:
• pincushion hakea [bot.] = die Nadelkissen-Hakea wiss.: Hakea laurina
An Australian shrub, Hakea laurina (family Proteaceae), which has pink flowers in globular heads and projecting stigmas.
Hakea laurina R.Br. Pincushion Hakea
Hakea laurina has leaves that look a little like a wattle or a gum tree, but with a fabulous flower. It’s also called the Pincushion Hakea, because that’s exactly what it looks like. The flower styles are all in a cluster, and they protrude like spider legs.
10. Nadelkissen-Hakea (Hakea laurina)
Hakea laurina, Nadelkissen-Hakea