Regular Posts Tagged ‘Proteaceae’
5 years, 10 months ago Posted in: Australian Plants, Sydney Plants 0
Grevillea speciosa ssp. speciosa (Red spider flower)

Diagnosis: A shrub to 2 m tall, with ovate leaves and clusters of flowers on the end of the branches. The flowers are bright red and the red styles protrude about 20 mm from the perianth. Flowering: Spring Habitat: Open forest and heath, on sandy soils Distribution: This form is endemic to the Sydney area, [...]