And this is Gloriosa Superba. Brilliant color in creeper. As if a burning flame. flame lily, climbing lily, creeping lily, glory gloriosa lily, tiger and fire Names in other languages include kalihari "kannurihoo" (Kannada)
Obsessed with this flower, someone buy me some! Protea From South Africa ~ these grow wild on the hillsides and you can buy a bouquet of them for the price of one stem in the U. There are many varieties, all spectacular.
The Protea flower in this picture was grown in upcountry Maui Hawaii. Protea is both the botanical name and the English common name of a genus of South African flowering plants, sometimes also called sugarbushes (Afrikaans: suikerbos).