Serruria heterophylla Meisn.

Spindly Spiderhead


Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Serruria

Category: Shrub

Size: To 3' tall

Description: 

Fluffy pink and white flowers. Linear foliage.

See ProteaWorldOnline for photographs.

History: 

Published in Prodromus (A. P. de Candolle) 14: 284 in 1856.

Synonym Serruria aemula var. heterophylla (Meisn.) Hutch.

Native to South Africa.

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