Protea amplexicaulis

Protea amplexicaulis is a versatile low growing Protea with purplish blue eucalyptus-like foliage. Amplexicaulis can be used as ground cover or as a feature plant due to its hanging stems. This Protea is the perfect variety for those who want long trailing stems spilling over pots or large rockeries. Very cold and wind tolerant, Amplexicaulis also suitable for smaller gardens and containers.

plant dimensions

Height: 80cm
Width: 1.3m


Full sun – semi shade

water usage

Low water use

flowering time


frost tolerance

High frost tolerance

soil type

Well drained acidic soil, Low pH

suitable for

Pots, Balconies, Home Garden, Landscaping