Protea cynaroides, the king protea, is a flowering plant. It is a distinctive member of Protea, having the largest flower head in the genus. The species is also known as giant protea, honeypot or king sugar bush. It is widely distributed in the southwestern and southern parts of South Africa in the fynbos region.

 

The king protea is the national flower of South Africa. It also is the flagship of the The Protea Atlas Project, run by the South African National Botanical Institute.

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                               

 



 
 
 
Leucadendrons, also known as fillers or fynbos,  are  equally beautiful, and their foliage remains attractive throughout the year. Again, there are a large number of varieties that compliment any protea in a stunning bouquet, adding delicate color and texture to the strong appearance of the  protea  flower head.They are a gift from God for us to enjoy and  utilize,  and bring much pleasure and peace to soothe our rushed lifestyles.

 

 

Protea cynaroides, the king protea, is a flowering plant. It is a distinctive member of Protea, having the largest flower head in the genus. The species is also known as giant protea, honeypot or king sugar bush. It is widely distributed in the southwestern and southern parts of South Africa in the fynbos region.

 

The king protea is the national flower of South Africa. It also is the flagship of the The Protea Atlas Project, run by the South African National Botanical Institute.

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                               

 



 
 
 
Leucadendrons, also known as fillers or fynbos,  are  equally beautiful, and their foliage remains attractive throughout the year. Again, there are a large number of varieties that compliment any protea in a stunning bouquet, adding delicate color and texture to the strong appearance of the  protea  flower head.They are a gift from God for us to enjoy and  utilize,  and bring much pleasure and peace to soothe our rushed lifestyles.