Serruria florida

Botanical Name: Serruria florida

Common Name(s): Blushing bride

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Description:

A small, woody shrub with lovely light- to dark-silvery pink flowers in spring. It is indigenous to the southwestern Cape, and needs acid soil and mulch to thrive. Fast growing, but short-lived. It makes a good cut flower.

Family: Proteacea

Botanical Pronunciation: ser-ROO-ree-uh FLOR-id-uh

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Semi Frost Hardy
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Indigenous
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Full Sun
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Moderate Watering

Flowers


August
September
October

Description:
This shrub carries lovely light- to dark-silvery pink flowers in spring.


Foliage

Growth Rate

Fast

Interesting Info

Description:
This shrub is short lived but makes a good cut flower.

 

Origin

This plant originates in Southern Africa.

 

Other Languages

Trots van Franschhoek (A)

Possible Problems

These plants are short-lived.

Size

1.5 m * 0.5 m

Soil Conditions

This shrub needs acid soil and mulch to thrive.

 

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