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grevillea

noun
  1. any of a large variety of evergreen trees and shrubs that comprise the genus Grevillea, native to Australia, Tasmania, and New Caledonia: family Proteaceae
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named after C. F. Greville (1749–1809), a founder of the Royal Horticultural Society
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