Taxon: Grevillea banksii R. Br.

Genus: Grevillea
Family: Proteaceae
Nomen number: 17976
Place of publication: Trans. Linn. Soc. London 10:176. 1810 (Nat. order Proteac.)
Name Verified on: 09-Aug-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 15 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Proteas 64. 1993; F TE Afr)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (fide State Noxweed Seed)

Distributional Range:


  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia - Queensland

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.


  • Bailey, F. M. The Queensland flora. 1899-1905 (F Queensland)
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  • George, A. S., ed. Flora of Australia. 1980- (F Aust)
  • Hnatiuk, R. J. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11. 1990 (L Aust)
  • Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS) Australian plant common name database (on-line resource). (Aust Pl Common Names)
  • Lebler, B. A. 1979. Grevilleas of SE Queensland Queensland Agric. J. 105:180.
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Matthews, L. Proteas of the world. 1993 (Proteas) 64.
  • McGillivray, D. J. Grevillea, Proteaceae. 1993 (Grevillea) 49.
  • Seed Regulatory and Testing Division, Agricultural Marketing Service, U.S.D.A. State noxious-weed seed requirements recognized in the administration of the Federal Seed Act (updated annually). (State Noxweed Seed)
  • Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. Flora malesiana. 1948- (F Males)
  • Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. 1952- (F TE Afr)
  • Wagner, W. L. et al. Manual of the flowering plants of Hawai'i. 1990 (F Hawaii)


Check other web resources for Grevillea banksii R. Br. :

  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • ABRS: Australian Biological Resources Study Flora of Australia online
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Grevillea banksii cultivars
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.


  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image