Protea flowers are native to Australia and South Africa. You can also find these flowers in Central Africa, Central and South America, and Southeast Asia. Protea flowers are commercially grown in California and Hawaii and are available in florist shops.
Protea is an ornamental flower grown as a cut flower used in floral arrangements and bouquets. It is a symbol of courage, diversity, and transformation. It can also be dried or be used in dried flower arrangements. Some varieties of Protea can be used to treat chest congestion, coughs, digestive problems and diarrhoea.