Australian Native Plants

  Grevillea crithmifolia


Grevillea crithmifolia photo
Grevillea crithmifolia (cultivated, labelled) Maranoa Gardens, Balwyn, Victoria, Australia

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




PLANT FACTS

distribution map showing range of Grevillea crithmifolia in Australia

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


Description
Grevillea crithmifolia is a dense thickly branched shrub. It produces white or pink flowers from June to November. The leaves are simple and about 12mm 30 mm long. It produces clusters of white or pale pink flowers between June and November.

Height
0.5m - 2.5m

Spread
1.5m - 4m

Habitat
grows in sand over limestone on dunes, hill slopes, sand plains.

Wildlife Interest
attracts honeyeaters

Distribution
endemic to Western Australia

Classification
Class:Magnoliopsida
Order:Proteales
Family:Proteaceae
Genus:Grevillea
Species:crithmifolia


Relatives in same Genus
  Grevillea agrifolia
  Grevillea alpina
  Grevillea angulata
  Grevillea arenaria
  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 decurrens
  Grevillea didymobotrya
  Grevillea dielsiana
  Grevillea dryandri
  see A-Z list for more ...