Understanding Plant Families: Proteaceae

Explore all the different kinds of plants that make up the Proteaceae family. This family of flowering plants is full of species that Australia knows and loves, like the Protea and the Banksia. In this short course, you can discover more about the characteristics of these beautiful flowers:


  • Determine the characteristics that make up this plant family
  • Discover more about the history of proteas
  • Explore the many reasons why these flowering plants thrive in the Australian climate
  • Learn about the culture and propagation of these flowers
  • Find out what kind of temperature and soil the Proteaceae family needs to thrive, and more