Protea Colour Survey

Protea Colour Survey - Southern Africa : A survey of protea colours has been launched by Jane Carlson of the University of Connecticut. Surprisingly colour matters in proteas and being pink or white makes a difference to reproductive success. Different stands have different proportions of pale

A survey of protea colours has been launched by Jane Carlson of the University of Connecticut. Surprisingly colour matters in proteas and being pink or white makes a difference to reproductive success. Different stands have different proportions of pale and dark forms. If you encounter proteas in your rambles then you can contribute to discovering where colour matters in proteas. To find out more visit
Protea Colour Survey

20 Jun 2011
Tony Rebelo