Protea venusta Compton

Creeping Beauty, Ground Sugarbush, Pinktiprock Protea, Swartberg Sugarbush

Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Protea

Category: Shrub

Size: To 28" tall and 10' spread

Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade


Prostrate shrub. White flowers, outer bracts tipped in pink.

See ProteaWorldOnline for photographs.


Published in J. S. African Bot. 10: 4 in 1944.

Native to South Africa.


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