Australian Native Plants

  Grevillea fastigiata


Grevillea fastigiata photo
Grevillea fastigiata

Photograph copyright: oznativeplants - all rights reserved.

Grevillea fastigiata photo
Grevillea fastigiata

Photograph copyright: oznativeplants - all rights reserved.




PLANT FACTS

distribution map showing range of Grevillea fastigiata in Australia

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


Description
Grevillea fastigiata is an upright dense shrub. The leaves are three part, deeply divided, and about 15mm 45 mm long. The leaf lobes are 5mm 20mm long, and 1mm wide. The leaf margins curve downwards enclosing the lower surface of the leaf. Produces racemes of red or brown flowers with red styles from September to March. The fruit are oval and about 10mm long.

Height
2m - 2.5m

Habitat
found in woodland and shrubland in gravelly soil or loamy soil.

Propagation
seed, cuttings

Wildlife Interest
attracts honeyeaters

Distribution
Western Australia



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


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 crithmifolia
  Grevillea decurrens
  Grevillea didymobotrya
  Grevillea dielsiana
  see A-Z list for more ...