Rahul Sharma

Grevillea asteriscosa

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Kingdom  Plantae
Family  Proteaceae
Species  G. asteriscosa
Order  Proteales
Genus  Grevillea
Grevillea asteriscosa

Grevillea asteriscosa, commonly known as star-leaf grevillea, is a shrub which is endemic to the south-west region of Western Australia. It grows to between 0.3 and 2.6 metres in height. The red flowers usually appear from July to November in the species native range.

The species was formally described in 1904 by German botanist Ludwig Diels, based on plant material collected about 150 kilometres north of the Stirling Range.

It is similar in appearance to G. pilosa.

References

Grevillea asteriscosa Wikipedia


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