Protea parvula Beard

Dainty Sugarbush


Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Protea

Category: Groundcover

Size: To 6" tall

Description: 

Very thin stems. Long stalk for the flowerheads, to 1". Low sprawling form.

See ProteaWorldOnline for photographs.

History: 

Published in Bothalia 7: 54 in 1958.

Native to South Africa.

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Sources of Information

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