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Date of issue: 13 February 2007
Designer: Lynette Traynor
Australia Post Design Studio

Printer: SEP Sprint & Pemara

Plant: Grevillea mucronulata

Family: Proteaceae

Green Spider Flower

(Synonym = G. cinerea)

Low, often spreading, shrub to 1 m with elliptical leaves to 2 cm. Pendant clusters of green flowers are produced most of the year. Distribution: NSW.

Propagation From cuttings.

Cultivation A hardy plant but flowers are not easily seen. Needs a well-drained, sunny position. Mainly for collectors.


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