Protea caffra (Sugarbush / Suikerbos)

Common Sugar Bush (English); Gewone Suikerbos (Afrikaans); isiQalaba (Zulu, Xhosa) Family: PROTEACEAE These photo’s are of Protea caffra (Sugarbush / Suikerbos) growing on the protected highveld grassland ridges of Magaliesburg or Themeda triandra open woodland. This very prolific bank of Protea’s sit directly inside the areas where multiple prospecting applications have been lodged in the last year. This Protea species which has proven incredibly difficult to germinate in a nursery or garden environment has no …

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