Pictured here is the well - known Protea Cynaroides or Protea King.
This gorgeous bloom is Protea Ivy.
Protea Grandicep, the Princess, has very distinctive flowers and foliage.
It is important to note, that there are also many intriguing differences in both size and coloring amongst those flowers shown here. Protea is truly a large and interesting family with many species and subspecies, a family well worth exploring. What are some of your favorite Protea?