Grevillea acanthifolia A.Cunn.

Acanthus-leaved Grevillea


Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Grevillea

Category: Shrub

Zones: Tolerates heavy frost

Size: To 20" tall

Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun

Description: 

Flowers pink to purple in terminal one-sided raceme. Bright green leaves with pointed lobes, overall length to 3.5".

History: 

Published in Geogr. Mem. New South Wales (Field) 328 in 1825.

Native to New South Wales.

Synonym Grevillea acanthifolia Sieber ex Spreng.

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