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Broad-Leaf Sugarbush

Protea eximia

Also known as

Duchess Protea,

Full Sun
Easy care
Moderate watering
Tender

H5-H1c

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Protea eximia flower head
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Broad-Leaf Sugarbush Overview

Protea eximia is a robust, easy-to-grow protea, presenting its showy, deep pink, purple-centred flower heads above greyish green foliage.

How to propagate Broad-Leaf Sugarbush

Budding

Propagate by seeds or cuttings in summer otherwise by grafting or budding.

Cuttings

Grafting

Seed

Special features of Broad-Leaf Sugarbush

Attracts birds

Other uses of Broad-Leaf Sugarbush

Grown for their colourful bracted flower heads.

Other uses