These stunning plants, adorned with generous and impressive flowers, hail from Africa. They are often mistaken for Australian natives.
Proteas comprise of around 100 species of evergreen trees and shrubs, and are a member of the family Proteaceae. The Protea is named for the sea-god of classical mythology, Proteus, renowned for his ability to change his form at will.
Proteas can be arranged on their own or they also look great displayed with other Mixed Natives. Stems are 40 - 60cm in length. The Proteas in the product image have been styled in the Montrose vase, measuring 25 X 13 cm, which can be added to your order.
These striking plants bear lasting blooms that flower over a long period, usually from autumn to spring.