Commonly known as Ribbon pincushion or Vuurhoutjies (Afrikaans)
- Leucospermum tottum grows to a height of 1.5m and spread of upto 2m - and has many, many branches and hence flowers when in flower.
- This is one of the few leucospermums that has flowers that are pink in colour - they have large pale pink to darker pink flowerheads that are very attractive.
- It is wonderful as a cut flower - flowering from spring to mid summer.
- Seeds should be sown in autumn.
- Hardy to USDA zone 9.