Kew Temperate House Seeds: King Protea

Part of our collection of seeds inspired by plants in Kew's Temperate House.

King Protea
Protea cynaroides

Protea are one of the world's most unusual flowers, known worldwide as a magnificent cut flower and is South Africa's national flower. Outstanding flowers up to 30cm (12") across with deep crimson red to pink or cream bracts. Plants are best grown in a conservatory.

The artwork on the packet reproduces prints and paintings from the Library and Illustrations Collections of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, and depicts plants found in the Temperate House, some of which are threatened or endangered in the wild.

Delivery Restrictions
Unfortunately seeds cannot be shipped to the following countries. Please be aware that if you order this item to one of these countries, it will be refunded and not included in your order.

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