King Protea Flower

Protea Flower painting by Teresa Bernrd
© Copyright 2020 – Present

Size: 6″ w x 6″ h
Support: Gallery Wrap Stretched Canvas
Description: A depiction of South Africa’s national flower. It’s miniature size makes it the perfect for small and limited spaces or to complete any wall art grouping. This painting is composed on gallery wrap canvas allowing the artist to paint the edges of the painting. It does not require a frame for hanging.

king protea painting demo

Authenticity Certified

TB sealThis painting comes with an official Certificate of Authenticity. It is your guarantee the artwork you have purchased is a genuine Teresa Bernard Oil Painting.

>> More information

Purchasing Information

$150

FREE shipping and handling within the U.S.A.

Contact us for international postage and handling.



PayPal Acceptance Mark

All transactions are handled via PayPal, a safe and secure way to make your purchase.

Artist Comments:

I love flowers! I like painting them too, especially closeup and bathed in the warm sunlight. I’m always on the look out for a beautiful flower to paint and the King Protea is certainly one that inspires me.

About King Proteas

The King Protea (pronounced “prō – dē – a”) became the national flower of South Africa in 1976. This plant, named after Proteus, a Greek god who could change his form at will, is one of the oldest flowering plants on earth dating back 300 million years. There are many varieties of protea, which can be found in South Africa, Australia, Asia and parts of South America.

King Proteas, who’s blossom resembles an artichoke, are the largest member of the protea family. They can grow as large as 3-4 feet tall with flowers 8-10 inches in diameter. The blossom has a huge white fuzzy center with pointy pink or white petals surrounding the center, along with leathery green petals that cradle the large heavy blossom and a thick stem which supports it.

Have a question?

If you have a question about this painting, please contact us and we’ll be happy to answer any of your questions.

Other Paintings Of Interest

Sunflower From Behind oil painting
20″ w x 16″ h
Yellow Rose Of Texas oil painting
18″ w x 18″ h
Yellow Rose Art
6″ w x 6″ h

Thanks for looking!

Feel free to share this with your friends.


UPDATED: 29 November 2020

Flower Paintings For Sale

Click on the thumbnail for more information about the painting.

Sunflower From Behind oil painting
20″ w x 16″ h
Yellow Rose Of Texas oil painting
18″ w x 18″ h

Miniature Flower Paintings

Protea Flower painting by Teresa Bernard
6″ w x 6″ h
Yellow Rose Art
6″ w x 6″ h

Authenticity Certified

TB sealAll paintings come with an official Certificate of Authenticity. This is your guarantee the artwork you have purchased is a genuine Teresa Bernard Oil Painting.

>> More information

To Purchase A Painting

If you would like to purchase one of the paintings above, click on the thumbnail image to navigate to the painting’s more information page. All transactions are handled via PayPal. This provides customers with a safe and secure way to purchase their paintings online.

Art Commissions

Not Finding What You Are Looking For?

commission artist for hireTeresa is also a renown commission artist. She has done paintings for fellow art collectors and enthusiasts around the world. If you have a special painting in mind, she would love the opportunity to paint it for you. Simply follow the link for more information on how to commission a painting.

Thanks for looking!

Feel free to share this with your friends.