Australian Native Plants

  Grevillea arenaria (Nepean Spider Flower)


Grevillea arenaria photo
Grevillea arenariasubsp. canescens (cultivated, labelled) Victoria, Australia

Photograph by Melburnian. Some rights reserved.    (view image details)




PLANT FACTS

distribution map showing range of Grevillea arenaria in Australia

Map is from The Atlas of Living Australia web site, licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License


Common Name
Nepean Spider Flower

Description
The Nepean Spider Flower is a shrub with clusters of yellow-green to reddish spider-shaped flowers in spring, summer and winter.

Height
1.5m - 3m

Spread
2m - 3m

Propagation
cuttings

Wildlife Interest
attracts honeyeaters

Distribution
Queensland, New South Wales,

Classification
Class:Magnoliopsida
Order:Proteales
Family:Proteaceae
Genus:Grevillea
Species:arenaria
Common Name:Nepean Spider Flower


Relatives in same Genus
  Grevillea agrifolia
  Grevillea alpina
  Grevillea angulata
  Grevillea armigera
  Grevillea asparagoides
  Grevillea asplenifolia
  Grevillea astericosa
  Grevillea baileyana
  Grevillea banksii prostrate
  Grevillea baueri
  Grevillea bipinnatifida
  Grevillea bronwenae
  Grevillea candelabroides
  Grevillea coccinea
  Grevillea concinna
  Grevillea corrugata
  Grevillea crithmifolia
  Grevillea decurrens
  Grevillea didymobotrya
  Grevillea dielsiana
  Grevillea dryandri
  see A-Z list for more ...