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Spatalla mollis

Flower spike
Common names: woolly spoon
Family: Proteaceae

... to grow down and not up looking for water. As with most Proteaceae plants Spatalla mollis enjoys an acidic soil type. You can ... before adding soi. Use a potting mix especially prepared for Proteaceae plants available from garden centres. You can also make up your own ...

29 / 10 / 2012 | Benjamin Festus | Harold Porter NBG
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Serruria villosa

Serruria villosa
Common names: golden spiderhead, valley spiderhead (Eng.); gouespinnekopbos (Afr.)
Family: Proteaceae

16 / 04 / 2012 | Louise Nurrish | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Serruria triternata

Serruria triternata flowerheads and foliage
Common names: Tulbagh spiderhead, dill-leaf serruria (Eng.)
Family: Proteaceae

... leaves. Serruria is one of 14 genera making up the Proteaceae family. There are about 55 species within Serruria, all of which ...

22 / 08 / 2011 | Louise Nurrish | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Serruria trilopha

Flower heads
Common names: trident spiderhead, sand spiderhead, snake-stem spiderhead, three-crested spiderhead (Eng.); slangspinnekopbos (Afr.)
Family: Proteaceae

13 / 10 / 2003 | Trevor Adams | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Serruria rosea

Serruria rosea flower heads
Common names: rose spiderhead, bridesmaid spiderhead (Eng.); strooimeisie, bruidsbos (Afr.)
Family: Proteaceae

23 / 08 / 2010 | Louise Nurrish | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Serruria glomerata

Serruria glomerata shrub
Common names: cluster spiderhead (Eng.); spinnekopbossie (Afr.)
Family: Proteaceae

02 / 08 / 2010 | Alice Notten | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Serruria furcellata

Serruria furcellata
Common names: Kraaifontein spiderhead (Eng.)
Family: Proteaceae

06 / 10 / 2003 | Trevor Adams | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Serruria fucifolia

Serruria fucifolia shrub
Common names: northern spiderhead (Eng.); sandveldspinnekopbos (Afr.)
Family: Proteaceae

18 / 07 / 2011 | Louise Nurrish | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Serruria florida

Serruria florida in flower
Common names: blushing bride, pride of Franschhoek (Eng.); skaamblom, trots van Franschhoek (Afr.)
Family: Proteaceae

... A root pathogen, Phytophthora, is detrimental to Proteaceae. Symptoms include the plant looking wilted and dry, followed by ... soil with a contact fungicide and refrain from replanting Proteaceae in that area. Good general plant hygiene and healthy vigorous mother ...

12 / 11 / 2007 | Trevor Adams | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Serruria fasciflora

Flowers
Common names: common pin spiderhead; speldespinnekopbos (Afr.)
Family: Proteaceae

... that have little or no phosphorous formula as the Proteaceae species don't like phosphorus. Water early in the morning while the ...

25 / 08 / 2014 | Phumza Bavuma | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Serruria decipiens

Serruria decipiens
Common names: sandveld spiderhead
Family: Proteaceae

... and S. glomerata ,as well as other members of the Proteaceae such as Protea scolymocephala , P. cynaroides and Mimetes ... Serruria is a genus of flowering plants in the family Proteaceae, endemic to South Africa and consists of 56 recorded species. ...

07 / 12 / 2015 | Alice Notten | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Serruria cyanoides

Serruria cynaroides.Photo Protea Atlas
Common names: Wynberg spiderhead (Eng.); spinnekopbossie (Afr.)
Family: Proteaceae

... and is in fact one of the largest of the African genera of Proteaceae. S. cyanoides was once common on the Cape Flats but has ...

14 / 07 / 2003 | Trevor Adams | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Serruria brownii

Shrub in flower
Common names: Bottlebrush spiderhead ; fleskwasbos (Afr.)  
Family: Proteaceae

... outstanding Scottish botanist. In 1810 his paper, On the Proteaceae of Jussieu , was published and was one of the earliest works detailing the systematics of Proteaceae. He is cited as author of many protea species with his author ...

31 / 12 / 2013 | Louise Nurrish | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Serruria aemula

Serruria aemula
Common names: strawberry spiderhead
Family: Proteaceae

11 / 11 / 2002 | Trevor Adams | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Serruria adscendens

Bush in flower
Common names: Kleinmond spiderhead
Family: Proteaceae

... Serruria is a genus of 55 species in the Proteaceae family. The genus is endemic in the Western Cape. It is one of the ...

17 / 11 / 2014 | Nosiphelele Patricia Mapukata | Harold Porter NBG
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Protea susannae

Protea susannae
Common names: stink-leaf sugarbush (Eng.); stinkblaarsuikerbos (Afr.)
Family: Proteaceae

31 / 01 / 2011 | O Tyambetyu | Millennium Seedbank Project
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Protea subvestita

Protea subvestita
Common names: waterlily sugarbush (Eng.); lippeblomsuikerbos (Afr); igwanishe, isiqane (isiXhosa); isiqalaba (isiZulu)
Family: Proteaceae

... clothed or dressed’ referring to the leaf hairs. The Proteaceae is a family of one magnificent flowering plant after another. It ...

29 / 08 / 2016 | Mashudu Nndanduleni | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Protea stokoei

Protea stokoei bush
Common names: pink sugarbush
Family: Proteaceae

... like the many different forms and species one finds in the Proteaceae family. Proteas represent the biggest genus of the family in South ...

24 / 05 / 2010 | Berenice Carolus | Harold Porter NBG
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Protea scolymocephala

Protea scolymocephala
Common names: thistle protea, thistle sugarbush, small green protea, scoly ( Eng. ); kleingroenroos, witskollie (Afr.)
Family: Proteaceae

... was soon a popular glasshouse subject in Europe. The Proteaceae is an ancient family. Its ancestors grew in Gondwanaland, 300 ...

21 / 08 / 2006 | Alice Notten | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Protea rubropilosa

Flowerhead
Common names: transvaal sugarbush, transvaal mountain protea, red velvet protea, escarpment protea (Eng.); transvaalbergsuikerbos (Afr.); segwapi (Sotho)
Family: Proteaceae

14 / 11 / 2011 | Louise Nurrish | Kirstenbosch NBG
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