Banksias – (Kevin Collins)
The Grevilea Book – (Olde & Marrott)
Protea – (Colin Patterson-Jones)
The Protea Book – A guide to Cultivated
Proteaceae (Lewis J. Matthews)
Rene’s Bouquets for Brides – (Rene Van Rems)
Some of these books are out of print but may be available in used bookstores, or libraries.
South Africa’s Proteaceae, Know Them and Grow Them
by Marie Vogt (out of print)
South African Proteaceae in New Zealand
by Lewis Matthews
Proteas, The Propagation and Production of Proteaceae
by Jack Harre (out of print)
Proteas, A Field Guide to the Proteas of Southern Africa
by Tony Rebelo
The Banksia Book by Alex S. George
The Protea Book: A guide to cultivated Proteaceae
by Lewis Matthews
Protea by Colin Paterson-Jones
The Protea Growers Handbook by Lewis Matthews
The Protea Family in Africa by Colin Paterson-Jones
Protea in Hawaii by Paul Wood & Ron Dahlquist
Proteas for Pleasure: How to grow & Identify them
by Sima Eliovson
Grow Proteas: A Guide to Propagation and Cultivation
by Nathaniel Brown
Proteaceae Family Poster
24″ x 36″ – $30
This poster was created especially for the California Protea Association.
It is available only on this site. To order, send a check for $30, along with your contact and mailing information to the PO Box listed below and we’ll send you the poster.
So You Want To Grow Proteas!
A Beginners Guide – $25
This little book was written by our own association members and has a wealth of information from the real experts – the California Protea growers.
It is available only on this site. To order, send a check for $25, along with your contact and mailing information to the PO box listed below and we’ll send you the book.
Farm and Flower Guide highlights
Protea this year
Protea wreath on the cover. To see some
of it here online, click: Sunset – Behind the Scenes
To make a beautiful and professional protea wreath like the one featured on the cover go to A Passion for Flowers blog for a great step-by-step demonstration.