grevillea


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grevillea

(ɡrəˈvɪljə)
n
(Plants) any of a large variety of evergreen trees and shrubs that comprise the genus Grevillea, native to Australia, Tasmania, and New Caledonia: family Proteaceae
[named after C. F. Greville (1749–1809), a founder of the Royal Horticultural Society]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.grevillea - any shrub or tree of the genus Grevilleagrevillea - any shrub or tree of the genus Grevillea
genus Grevillea - large genus of Australian shrubs and trees having usually showy orange or red flowers
silk oak - any of several Australian timber trees having usually fernlike foliage and mottled wood used in cabinetry and veneering
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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Here, planting a needle-leafed Grevillea 'Long John', which requires well-draining soil, in a large ceramic container with its preferred potting mix avoids tough in-bed conditions.
Application of RAPD and ISSR markers to analyse molecular relationships in Grevillea (Proteaceae).
2014) and Antrodia sp, strain CTFT 57A, used in this study has also demonstrated its ability to degrade timber containing resorcinol compounds extractives such as Grevillea robusta (Mburu, Dumarcay, Huber, Pretrissans and Gerardin, 2007).
During their time at Docker River, Ellis recalls looking for karliny-karlin-ypa (honey grevillea nectar) with her siblings to yiirltjanku (drink), either directly from the flowers or diluted in water.
Other large trees such as grevillea are also messy, but I wouldn't plant them in a domestic garden, as they can grow far too tall.
The integrative approach proposed by Dolnicar and colleagues is actually given a distinctively Australian name--the Grevillea model.
Este comportamento e diferente do que foi observado por Souza Junior (2008), em Grevillea robusta, em que ao longo de 15 coletas a producao media de miniestacas por planta matriz cultivada em tubetes se manteve homogenea, nao ocorrendo diferenca estatistica entre os valores obtidos nas diversas coletas.
This section of Grevillea Place has been formed out of natural materials and only been gravel sheeted in small sections.
Effect of three nickel salts on germinating seed of Grevillea exul var.