- Grevillea drummondii
Drummond's Grevillea Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae (unranked): Angiosperms (unranked): Eudicots Order: Proteales Family: Proteaceae Genus: Grevillea Species: G. drummondii Binomial name Grevillea drummondii
It grows to between 0.2 and 1 metre in height and produces flowers between June and December (early winter to early summer) in its native range. These are cream in bud, ageing to pink or red. The leaves are narrow-elliptic to narrow-obovate and are 1 to 3 cm long and 1.5 to 3 mm wide.
The species was first formally described by botanist Carl Meissner, his description published in Plantae Preissianae in 1845. Grevillea pimeleoides and G. centristigma are closely related and were formerly treated as subspecies. Grevillea drummondii is classified as Priority Four Flora (Rare) under the Wildlife Conservation Act in Western Australia.
- ^ a b "Grevillea drummondii". Flora of Australia Online. Department of the Environment and Heritage, Australian Government. http://www.anbg.gov.au/abrs/online-resources/flora/stddisplay.xsql?pnid=45648.
- ^ a b "Grevillea drummondii". Australian Plant Name Index (APNI), IBIS database. Centre for Plant Biodiversity Research, Australian Government, Canberra. http://www.anbg.gov.au/cgi-bin/apni?TAXON_NAME=GREVILLEA+DRUMMONDII. Retrieved 2008-04-03.
- ^ "Grevillea drummondii ". FloraBase. Department of Environment and Conservation, Government of Western Australia. http://florabase.dec.wa.gov.au/browse/profile/1994.
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