Protea

Named after the Greek God Proteus, these are the best known of the Proteaceae family. There are 136 species most found on the African continent. Another 82…
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Protea Queen
Craving something gorgeous? 🌸 Magnifica or better know as queen protea might be just the eye candy you need. 🍭👀 This stunning species with its large bloom is second only to the massive king protea. Boasting hot pink bracts with black feathery tips and a white, woolly-breaded dome heavily peaked in black. 🍃🌸👑🌸🌿 #fynbos #protea #magnifica #queen #barbigera #fabulousflorals #cagrown
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Pink Duke
Meet one of our favorite winter superstars… Pink Duke. Bright & cheery... this lovely cultivar has a large, rose-pink bloom, a fluffy light-pink central dome + white feathery tips. With the soft green leaves of Protea magnifica and the clear velvety, pink flower of Trish Compact, there’s no doubt this flower brings an abundance of cheer in the fields. But once harvested, arranged, and displayed Pink Duke is addicting – providing a lush burst of pink just when you need it.
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Protea Liebencherry or also called Long-leaf Sugarbush. This gorgeous cultivar is a superb mix of P. repens (sugarbush) and P. longifolia. Liebencherry’s vibrant cherry-red hue, clean bracts and long leaves are exquisite. The peaked flower dome is a combination of red and silvery-white and nicely tipped in a wine hue. 🍒🌷🍒
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Red Mink
Red Mink ❤️ --> fully embracing all the beautiful fall protea being harvested… like this gorgeous Neriifolia. Shades of red play across the bracts as they deepen to a creamy hue at the base. Feathery wine colored tips provide a delicate edging to the red peaked dome and mint-green foliage adorns the long, straight stem. 🍃🌷🍃 #autumnbeauty #protea #neriifolia #redmink #cagrown
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Red Baron
Thought you ‘autumn’ know… there’s so many stunning protea to savor right now… like this beautiful Red Baron. Rich scarlet-red hue, flawless waxen bracts and large dark green leaves are all classic characteristics of the obtusifolia + magnifica parents. The large, striking bloom is a vibrant red with silver-white fur edging the bracts. And the central dome, red and silvery-white, adding further to the beauty of this protea. 🍃🌷🌿 #fynbos #protea #fallfave #cagrown
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Susara
A peek at Susara🌷to fuel your protea passion... this stunning flower has hardy green leaves and a cream to salmon-pink bloom with a dab of black atop her puffy cream colored center. Susara looks stunning mixed with a variety of proteas or combined with an array of other colorful florals. 🌸🍃🌷#protea #cagrow
Pink and so velvety soft (you’ll definitely want to reach out & feel those gorgeous bracts!). This protea cultivar is a blend of compacta and neriifolia with the elegant flawless-colored pink petals (like compacta) and tiny, silvery-white highlights that surround the same pink colored center dome. 💕🌷💕 #protea #fiesta #velvety #cagrown Highlights, Pink Petals, Petals, Tropical, Silvery, Tropical Africa
Fiesta
Pink and so velvety soft (you’ll definitely want to reach out & feel those gorgeous bracts!). This protea cultivar is a blend of compacta and neriifolia with the elegant flawless-colored pink petals (like compacta) and tiny, silvery-white highlights that surround the same pink colored center dome. 💕🌷💕 #protea #fiesta #velvety #cagrown
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Neriifolia
Neriifolia, Narrow-Leaf Sugarbush or Blousuikerbos… one of the best-known proteas. The blooms of this species while similar in shape, vary a lot in color. The bracts range from pure white through soft greens and pinks to deep reds, while their soft, fuzzy beards range from white to black or burgundy and even combinations of these vibrant colors. The soft central dome can also vary from cream or buff hues to wine. Neriifolia blooms mostly in autumn. 🍃🌷🌿 #protea #cagrown
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Protea Nana
Protea nana, also known as the mountain rose or mountain-rose sugarbush. Beautiful, dainty, densely branched small shrub with deep green needle-like leaves and masses of bell-shaped wine-red flowers in winter-spring. #protea
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Nitida
Protea nitida. Botanically known as waboom… Afrikaans for ‘wagon tree’. This beautiful protea has long, oval leaves that are leathery and sea-green or silver. Large, white flowers bloom off and on year round. Each blossom opens from a tidy bud to an impressive flower with creamy-white spike-like stamens surrounded by bronze color bracts. 💦🍃🌼🌿💦 #fynbos #protea #allthingsbotanical #cagrown
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Pink Ice
A bit boho, a pretty pink: our protea of the moment! The harvest is on 🚜… discover Pink Ice, a large goblet shaped 🌷surrounded by silvery-pink bracts that overlap and a beautiful rose-colored central dome with a splash of wine at the tip. The perfect summer bloom for 💐 and beyond. #protea #pinkice #bohochic #prettynpink #cagrown
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Protea Venus
This spectacular South African hybrid is an superb blend of aristata and repens. Venus gracefully flaunts the large, bell-shaded bloom of aristata and the long narrow leaves of repens. The floral bracts are reddish-pink + tipped in delicate white fur, then shading to cream at the base while surrounding a soft rose-pink central dome. 🍃🌷🍃 #protea #venus #inspiredbynature #cagrown
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Protea Arctic Ice
File this under ‘sheer loveliness’ 🍃👑🌿 #fynbos #protea #king #cynaroides #arcticice #majesticelegance #savoringtheseason #cagrown
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Arctic Ice
Think Stunning… a gorgeous white King protea is the crowning glory of a centerpiece or bouquet. These chic beauties offer a enchanting world filled with extraordinary shape + texture. Some blooms are dinner plate in size with serrated edges that look much like a king’s crown. 🍃👑🌿 #protea #cagrown
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Protea King - cynaroides
Three words: Protea. King. Perfection. 🍃👑🌿 #fynbos #protea #king #cynaroides #arcticice #fabulousflowers #cagrown