Bouquet of dry straw flower or everlasting (Helichrysum bracteatum) Stock Photo I grew strawflower last summer, and they were amazing. Bright technicolour, longlasting flowers from planting 'till the frost, nice mounding habit, thrived on neglect.
Pincushion Protea (leucospermum): Your lovely cut flower is likely a species of Leucospermum, common name pincushion Protea prized for its stunning flower that resembles a pincushion and last in cut flower arrangements for up to a month. Can also be dried to use in a dried arrangement. As a plant, needs excellent drainage, full sun and moderate water once established. Native to South Africa. Does not tolerate frost below 25F.