This unusual grey flower is the Grey spider flower (Grevillea buxifolia). It is a species in the family Proteaceae.
First described in 1793 by James Edward Smith, he gave the new species the name ‘Embothrium buxifolium’.
This image was captured during spring in the Royal National Park near Sydney, NSW, Australia.
Canon 400D, as is.
The World As We See It – Apr 2011
Grevilleas – Apr 2011