Serruria decipiens R.Br.

Sandveld Spiderhead

Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Serruria

Category: Shrub

Size: To 4' tall


Dissected foliage. Pink flowers.

See ProteaWorldOnline for photographs.


Published in Trans. Linn. Soc. London 10: 129 in 1810.

Synonym Serruria adscendens var. decipiens (R.Br.) Hutch.

ProteaWorldOnline show it Protea patula Thunb. as a synonym but African Plant Database show it as a synonym of Serruria glomerata (L.) R.Br.

Native to South Africa.


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