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Grevillea stenomera
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
Order: Proteales
Family: Proteaceae
Genus: Grevillea
Species: G. stenomera
Binomial name
Grevillea stenomera

Grevillea stenomera (Lace Net Grevillea) is a shrub in the family Proteaceae. It is endemic to Western Australia, occurring between Kalbarri and Tamala.[2]

It is a silvery or blue-grey srub which usually grows up to 2 metres in height and has a peak flowering period between August and October (late winter to mid spring) in its native range.[3] The perianths are pale pink, orange-pink or reddish pink with a greenish-yellow limb and greenish-pink styles with green tips.[2] The deeply divided leaves are usually 4 to 12.5 cm long.[2]

The species was first formally described by botanist Ferdinand von Mueller in 1864.[1][2].

The Grevillea cultivar sold by plant nurseries as "Grevillea stenomera prostrate red" is thought to be a hybrid of Grevillea pinaster.[4]


  1. ^ a b "Grevillea stenomera ". Australian Plant Name Index (APNI), IBIS database. Centre for Plant Biodiversity Research, Australian Government, Canberra. Retrieved 2009-11-02. 
  2. ^ a b c d "Grevillea stenomera ". Flora of Australia Online. Department of the Environment and Heritage, Australian Government. 
  3. ^ "Grevillea stenomera ". FloraBase. Department of Environment and Conservation, Government of Western Australia. 
  4. ^ Hodge, M. (October 2003). "Mistaken identity". Grevillea Study Group Newsletter No.66. Grevillea Study Group, Association of Societies for Growing Australian Plants. 


Up to date as of January 23, 2010

From Wikispecies


Classification System: APG II (down to family level)

Main Page
Cladus: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiospermae
Cladus: Eudicots
Ordo: Unassigned Eudicots
Ordo: Proteales
Familia: Proteaceae
Subfamilia: Grevilleoideae
Tribus: Grevilleeae
Genus: Grevillea
Species: Grevillea stenomera


Grevillea stenomera F.Muell.


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