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synonyms: Grevillea glabella, Grevillea divaricata
growth rate: fast
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: red
fruit colour: brown
main season: All Year
dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-acid
minimum temp: -8°C
USDA zone: 8 to 11
Attractive, dense, evergreen shrub with rather prickly, narrow, Rosemary like foliage and honeysuckle-like red and cream flowers, which are produced over a long period.
Well drained dry soils in sun. Heat and drought tolerant, good for hot, sunny positions.
From seed or heeled cuttings.
Can be used for hedging and screening in mild, dry locations.
Native to Australia, particularly New South Wales and Victoria.
pronounced: gre-VIL-le-uh rows-mar-IN-i-fowl-ee-uh