FLOWER/FOLIAGE COLOUR: White
FLOWERING TIME: Jul - Oct
SPECIAL FEATURES: Attracts Birds / Feeds Honeybees
SIZE: 150cm (height) x 100cm (width)
HEIGHT RANGE: 1m - 1.5m
The King White Protea is the most popular variety, having one of the largest flower heads in the Proteaceae family. The white flowers are new to the garden and still rare. Ideal for low maintenance gardens and containers.
Cut Flower, Container Gardening
Moderate frost tolerance once established
Sandy / Rocky Soil
Plant in well drained acidic soil. Water well to establish 1-2 years. Use a natural mulch low in phosphorus. Do not fertilize. Pick all flowers or cut back after flowering to maintain shape. In pots, water daily.