Serruria furcellata R.Br.

Kraaifontein Spiderhead


Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Serruria

Category: Shrub

Size: To 20" tall

Description: 

Dissected leaves, green, hairless. Flowers pink, terminal, hairy.

See ProteaWorldOnline and PlantzAfrica for photographs.

History: 

Published in Trans. Linn. Soc. London 10: 118 in 1810.

Native to South Africa.

Synonym Serruria diffusa R.Br. African Plant Database but ProteaWorldOnline disagrees.

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Sources of Information

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