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


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


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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