Trisha Shetty

Grevillea bronwenae

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Kingdom  Plantae
Family  Proteaceae
Scientific name  Grevillea bronwenae
Order  Proteales
Genus  Grevillea
Rank  Species
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Similar  Grevillea asparagoides, Grevillea agrifolia, Grevillea armigera, Grevillea dielsiana, Grevillea candelabroides

Grevillea bronwenae is a slender shrub that is endemic to the south-west of Western Australia.

It grows to between 0.5 and 1.8 metres high and has linear to elliptic leaves. These are 40 to 120 mm long and 2 to 10 mm in width and have recurved margins. Red flowers are produced between June and November in its native range. These are followed by ovoid fruits that are 15 mm long.

Taxonomy

The species was first formally described by botanist Gregory John Keighery in Nuytsia in 1990. It has also been known as G. brachystylis 'Whicher Range form' and G. brachystylis 'taller form'.

References

Grevillea bronwenae Wikipedia


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