grevillea

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grevillea (ɡrəˈvɪljə)
 
n
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]

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