Using your own SSL with cloudflare

Im quite new to SSL so would like some advice.

I have bought a wild card SSL for my ‘’ it is valid now till 12/24/2020

When i visit ‘’ in Chrome browser and click the padlock it shows the certification information but these details do not match my SLL.

Chrome shows
SSL issued to
Valid till 29/07/2021

My site is on Wordpress and I setup the wildcard SSL using Cpanel.

I have read this:

But if you HAVE to use cloudflares SSL then is there any point me paying for my own SSL certificate for my domain?

You definitely need a certificate on your server for a secure connection. If they let you upload a cert, you can use a free Origin CA Cert from Cloudflare.

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