Protea magnifica Link

Queen Sugarbush, Bearded Sugarbush, Blackbeard Sugarbush, Giant-woolly-beard Sugarbush, Woolly-beard Sugarbush

Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Protea

Category: Shrub

Zones: To 20F

Size: To 8' tall

Exposure: Sun


Erect to sprawling. Grey-green foliage, pink flowers.

See ProteaWorldOnline for photographs.


Published in Enum. Hort. Berol. Alt. 1: 113 in 1821. Native to Africa.

Synonym Protea barbigera Meisn.


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