Serruria meisneriana Schltr.

Dainty Spiderhead


Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Serruria

Category: Shrub

Size: To 32" tall

Description: 

Dainty flowers on red stems, white to pink.

See ProteaWorldOnline for photographs.

History: 

Published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 27: 108 in 1899.

Native to South Africa.

ProteaWorldOnline lists glaberrima var. pinnata Meisn. 1856 as a synonym.

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Sources of Information

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