B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Protea repens red to white is cold hardy
USDA Zone:9 20° to 30°F (-6.5° to -1°C)
|Type of plant - shrub to tree
Flower or inflorescence:
WHITE, tipped RED involucre, sticky, ayr, esp. winter, good cut flower
achene (sow in autumn)
lin.-lance., to 15x2cm.,
|Height, in meters: 4
Height, in feet: 13.20
|Protea repens red to white sales history
Synonyms (alternative names) for Protea repens red to white:
|Leucadendron melliferum, Leucadendron repens, Protea mellifera,|
Common names for Protea repens red to white:
|Honey Protea, Red, Opregtesuikerbos, Real Sugar Bush, Stroopbos, Sugarbush, Suikerbos,|
Protea repens red to white
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|18||: Australian and African Proteaceae|
|44||: Cut flowers Commercial and other Recommended Varieties|
|45||: Bee and Butterfly Attracting also Honey and Pollen Plant Seeds|
|161||: Edible Flowers|
|Some flowers are poisonous if not cooked. Some are only edible while in bud. Identify and correctly prepare all flowers before eating. Do not eat flowers that have been sprayed with weedkiller or other chemicals.|
|191||: Tropical Shrubs and Trees|
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds.
Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like
require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.|
Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet,
the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Protea repens red to white seeds will usually germinate in 30-90 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.