Grevillea preissii

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Grevillea preissii
Grevillea preissii gnangarra 01.JPG
subsp. preissii (above)
subsp. glabrilimba (below)
Grevillea preissii glabrilimba.jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Order: Proteales
Family: Proteaceae
Genus: Grevillea
Species:
G. preissii
Binomial name
Grevillea preissii

Grevillea preissii is a small shrub which is endemic to Western Australia. The red flowers appear between early winter and early spring. The species occurs near the coast between Greenhead and Bunbury. It grows to between 0.3 and 1.2 m high.

Subspecies[edit]

  • subsp. preissii
  • subsp. glabrilimba

Synonyms[edit]

Cultivated varieties[edit]

  • 'Magic Lantern' - cultivar of subsp. glabrilimba
  • Superior form
  • Prostrate green leaf form

Hybrids[edit]

A number of hybrid cultivars of Grevillea olivacea x Grevillea preissii are available:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Olde, P.; Marriott, N. (1980). The Grevillea Book. Australia: Kangaroo Press. ISBN 0-86417-616-3.

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