From the wet tropics rainforests of Queensland Australia and is also a member of the Protea family. With a common name of Ivory curl after the mass of flowers produced in the right situation. This can make a stunning plant in cultivation growing into a spectacular shrub or small tree but rarely making a tree in cultivation especially in cooler climates. A mass of creamy flowers can completely cover the dark green glossy foliage. Best grown in a sunny location in a free draining soil that is slightly acidic. Tolerates light frosts.