A genus of 33 species of flowering shrubs and small trees, although the flowers are solitary and often hidden in the leaves. They are endemic to Australia, with most being found in SW Australia.
Name Derivation: from the Greek 'aden' meaning "a gland" and 'anthos' meaning "a flower" and is in reference to the flowers' prominent nectaries.
Common Name: Stick-in-jug, Jugflower, Woolly Bush
Adenanthos is in the family Proteaceae.