Taxon: Serruria florida (Thunb.) Knight

Genus: Serruria
Family: Proteaceae
Nomen number: 33744
Place of publication: Cult. Prot. 92. 1809
Name Verified on: 19-May-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-May-1998
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • blushing-bride  (Source: Proteas) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Proteas 248. 1993)

Distributional Range:


  • Africa

    • Southern Africa: South Africa - Cape Province

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.


  • Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14. 2003 (Pl SAfr ed2)
  • Matthews, L. Proteas of the world. 1993 (Proteas) 248.


Check other web resources for Serruria florida (Thunb.) Knight :

  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Serruria florida cultivars
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.