Commemorating Dr James Serrurier, Professor of Botany, Utrecht, Holland.
Erect or prostrate evergreen shrubs. Leaves crowded, divided finely into cylindrical segments, occasionally undivided. Flower cluster branched, flat-topped or in a head, often hairy. Flowers bisexual. Perianth segments free or slightly united at the base. Ovary with 1 ovule. Fruit a nut with a persistent style base forming a beak at the tip.
55 species from SW Cape Province of S Africa.
Seed or semi-hardwood cuttings.
Leaves crowded and finely divided into cylindrical segments.
Source: (2002). Proteaceae. In: . Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 3. Flowering plants. Dicotyledons. Part 2. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.