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Keerom Mountains

A species list for the Keerom Mountains, being the northwestern extreme of the Langeberg, south of the Hex River Valley and including the Koo Valley, Waaboomsberg and Langeberg to Montagu.

Comments welcome! Please remember to atlas any unlisted species, AND include a herbarium specimen for verification.

Scientific Name Common Names Notes
Aulax pallasia Needleleaf Featherbush  
Hakea sericea Silky Needlebush, Syerigespeldebos  
Leucadendron barkerae Swartberg Conebush  
Leucadendron burchellii Riviersonderend Conebush  
Leucadendron comosum comosum Ridgecone Conebush  
Leucadendron cordatum Droopy Conebush, Bergkatjiepiering  
Leucadendron crassulifolium Arboreal Conebush A non-resprouting form of Ld arcuatum
Leucadendron eucalyptifolium Tall Yellowbush, Grootgeelbos  
Leucadendron loranthifolium Greenflower Conebush  
Leucadendron pubescens Grey Conebush, Syhaartolbos  
Leucadendron rubrum Spinningtop Conebush, Tolletjiesbos  
Leucadendron salicifolium Common Stream Conebush, Riviertolbos  
Leucadendron salignum Common Sunshine Conebush, Knoppiesgeelbos  
Leucadendron spissifolium spissifolium Common Spearleaf Conebush, Vleigeelbos  
Leucadendron teretifolium Needleleaf Conebush, Waterbossie  
Leucadendron tinctum Spicey Conebush, Toffeeappel  
Leucospermum calligerum Arid Pincushion, Luisiebossie  
Leucospermum cuneiforme Wartstem Pincushion, Gewoneluisiesbos  
Leucospermum formosum Silverleaf Wheel Pincushion  
Leucospermum rodolentum Sandveld Pincushion, Sandveldluisiesbos  
Leucospermum spathulatum Cederberg Pincushion  
Mimetes cucullatus Common Pagoda, Rooistompie  
Paranomus candicans Powder Sceptre  
Paranomus spathulatus Langeberg Sceptre  
Protea acuminata Blackrim Sugarbush, Sederbergroos  
Protea amplexicaulis Claspingleaf Sugarbush, Bloekomblaarsuikerbos  
Protea aurea aurea Common Shuttlecock Sugarbush, Geelsuikerkan  
Protea canaliculata Grooveleaf Sugarbush, Bergroossuikerbos  
Protea cynaroides King Sugarbush, Koningsuikerbos  
Protea effusa Scarlet Sugarbush  
Protea eximia Broadleaf Sugarbush, Breeblaarsuikerbos  
Protea grandiceps Red Sugarbush, Rooisuikerkan  
Protea holosericea Sawedge Sugarbush Endemic
Protea humiflora Patentleaf Sugarbush, Rottesuikerbos  
Protea laevis Smoothleaf Sugarbush  
Protea laurifolia Greyleaf Sugarbush, Louriersuikerbos  
Protea lorifolia Strapleaf Sugarbush, Riemblaarsuikerbos  
Protea magnifica Queen Sugarbush, Baardsuikerbos  
Protea neriifolia Narrowleaf Sugarbush, Blousuikerbos  
Protea nitida Wagon Tree, Waboom  
Protea punctata Water Sugarbush, Waterwitsuikerbos  
Protea repens Common Sugarbush, Suikerbos  
Protea rupicola Krantz Sugarbush, Kranssuikerbos  
Protea scorzonerifolia Channeleaf Sugarbush  
Protea subulifolia Awlleaf Sugarbush, Naaldblaarsuikerbos  
Protea sulphurea Sulphur Sugarbush, Swaelsuikerbos  
Serruria acrocarpa (name incorrect, to be replaced) Common Rootstock Spiderhead  
Serruria balanocephala Acorn Spiderhead  
Serruria dodii Hex River Spiderhead  
Spatalla confusa Longtube Triplespoon  
Spatalla incurva Swanhead Triplespoon  
Vexatorella latebrosa Robertson Vexator Endemic
Vexatorella obtusata obtusata Montagu Vexator  

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