Grevilleas – Family Proteaceae

There are about 360 species of Grevilleas. They are a member of the Protea family, genus Proteaceae. The best known hybrid is Grevillea Robyn Gordon. It has spidery red flowers and is a favourite of many Australian gardeners.

Grevillea robusta is the largest species in the genus Proteaceae and grows to a height between 18 to 35 metres. It can reach in excess of one metre in diameter.

Grevillea Robyn Gordon

Grevillea Robyn Gordon – Sometimes referred to as the Spider Flower

Grevillea Robyn Gordon - Sometimes referred to as the Spider Flower

Grevillea Robyn Gordon – Possibly the most popular hybrid of Australian gardeners

Grevillea robusta - Silky Oak

Grevillea robusta – Known as the Silky Oak

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