Serruria rubricaulis R.Br.

Red-stem Spiderhead


Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Serruria

Category: Shrub

Size: To 12" tall

Description: 

Pink and white flowerheads, surrounded by foliage.

See ProteaWorldOnline for photographs.

History: 

Published in Trans. Linn. Soc. London 10: 128 in 1810.

Native to South Africa.

R.Br. cites Protea sphaerocephala Thunb. Thunb. Diss. n. 5*? exclus. syn. omn.

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