Serruria brownii Meisn.

Bottlebrush Spiderhead


Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Serruria

Category: Shrub

Size: To 20" tall

Description: 

Pale pink to mauve flowerheads, upright. Green linear, needlelike foliage.

See ProteaWorldOnline for photographs.

History: 

Published in Prodromus (A. P. de Candolle) 14: 290 in 1856.

Native to South Africa.

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