Name: Protea Cynaroides; Nickname: King Protea, Giant Protea, Honeypot, King Sugarbush; Fragrance: None; Ego Maniac: This flower has the biggest head of it’s genus; Hometown: National flower of South Africa; Superpower: Can withstand fires due to its thick underground stem which contains lots of new buds; This would make an awesome bridal bouquet as a single stem!

King Protea, Giant Protea, Honeypot, King Sugarbush ~KJ~ The gardening department at The Park had dozens of varieties of Protea's.

King Protea ~ Ali'i Kula Lavender Farm, Maui, Hawaii

A beautiful and exotic Protea flower grown in the UpCountry, on the slopes of Haleakala in Maui, Hawaii.

When you volunteer with Via Volunteers, you will have the chance to see how beautiful South Africa is! Protea

King protea, Protea cynaroides, Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, Cape Town, South Africa By Frans Lanting on photoshelter.

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