Taxon: Grevillea robusta A. Cunn. ex R. Br.

 
Genus: Grevillea
Family: Proteaceae
Nomen number: 18006
Place of publication: Suppl. prodr. fl. Nov. Holl. 24. 1830
Name Verified on: 09-Aug-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 17-May-2006
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 3 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Proteas 80. 1993)
  • Environmental: shade/shelter (in coffee plantations fide Dict Econ Pl)
  • Fuels: potential as fuelwood (fide Firewood Cr)
  • Gene sources: graft stock (fide Proteas 80. 1993)
  • Materials: wood (timber fide Ency WTimber)
  • Weed: (fide Weeds SAfr 2001)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia - New South Wales, - Queensland

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • Anderson, R. The trees of New South Wales. 1968 (Trees NSWales)
  • Boutelje, J. B. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature. 1980 (Ency WTimber)
  • Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. 1980- (F Ceylon)
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  • Fosberg, F. R. et al. Geographical checklist of the Micronesian Dicotyledonae/ Pteridophyta and Gymnospermae. 1979-1982 (L Micrones)
  • Francis, W. D. & G. M. Chippendale Australian rain-forest trees. 1970 (Trees AustRF)
  • George, A. S., ed. Flora of Australia. 1980- (F Aust)
  • Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. 1978-1982 (L Nepal)
  • Harden, G. J., ed. Flora of New South Wales. 1990-1993 (F NSWales)
  • Henderson, L. Alien weeds and invasive plants: a complete guide to declared weeds and invaders in South Africa. Plant Protection Research Institute, Handbook 12. 2001 (Weeds SAfr 2001)
  • 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)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Matthew, K. M. The flora of the Tamilnadu Carnatic. 1983 (F TamilC)
  • Matthews, L. Proteas of the world. 1993 (Proteas) 80.
  • McGillivray, D. J. Grevillea, Proteaceae. 1993 (Grevillea) 107.
  • Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. 1970- (F Pak)
  • National Academy of Sciences Firewood crops. Shrub and tree species for energy production. 1980 (Firewood Cr)
  • Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. Flora malesiana. 1948- (F Males)
  • Townsend, C. C. & E. Guest Flora of Iraq. 1966- (F Iraq)
  • Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. 1952- (F TE Afr)
  • Uphof, J. C. T. Dictionary of economic plants, ed. 2. 1968 (Dict Econ Pl)
  • Walker, E. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands. 1976 (F Okin)

Check other web resources for Grevillea robusta A. Cunn. ex R. Br. :

  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • ABRS: Australian Biological Resources Study Flora of Australia online
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Grevillea robusta 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.

Images:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image