Fernkloof Nature Reserve

Protea speciosa

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 Protea speciosa   Protea speciosa
 Protea speciosa   Protea speciosa
 Protea speciosa


Mountain slopes



Flowering time

Winter to spring


A sturdy, erect-stemmed, shrub growing to 1,2 m from a fire-resistant root- stock. Leaves have thickened margins and flowerheads have closely packed pink to brown, fringed involucral bracts.The somewhat small heads of the narrow-leaved Hermanus form are often light yellow with dark beards.

Please sign the petition - We call on Donald Grant to scrap the Hermanus Bypass Road proposal

Executive Summary of Comments on Bypass FSC.pdf
Hermanus Botanical Society COMMENTS on Bypass Final Scoping Report.pdf
Letter - Not yet registered as an I&AP.pdf

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Hermanus Botanical Society Fernkloof Nursery


This website was last updated on
2017 / 3 / 26