Grevillea integrifolia (Endl.) Meisn.
A.DC., Prodr. 14:385-386 (1856)
Wednesday 9 August 1995
Shrub, 0.6-2.5 m high. Fl. yellow/cream-white, Sep to Nov or Jan. Deep sand, lateritic sand, often with gravel. Sandplains, hillsides.
Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.
IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Geraldton Sandplains, Jarrah Forest, Mallee.
IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Avon Wheatbelt P2, Geraldton Hills, Lesueur Sandplain, Northern Jarrah Forest, Western Mallee.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Beverley, Carnamah, Chapman Valley, Corrigin, Cunderdin, Dumbleyung, Greater Geraldton, Kellerberrin, Kulin, Northampton, Pingelly, Quairading, Tammin, Wickepin, Williams, Wyalkatchem.
Chris Hollister and Nicholas S. Lander,
Tuesday 8 April 2008
Habit and leaf form. Shrubs, 0.5–3 m high. Branchlets not glaucous. Leaves simple, 20–50 mm long overall. Leaf blade 4–12 mm wide, undissected, flat, obovate to spathulate. Margins entire, flat. Hairs straight.
Inflorescence and floral features. Inflorescence terminal; a raceme. Flowers white or cream, regular. Pedicel 1.5–2.5 mm long. Perianth 3–4 mm long, glabrous, 4 -partite; lobes all free. Stamens 4. Pistil 6–8 mm long, stipitate; stipe 0.5–1 mm long. Ovary glabrous. Styles glabrous, white. Pollen presenter conical.
Fruit features. Fruit smooth, obovoid, glabrous, not viscid, 9–11 mm long.
Flowering Time. September, or October, or November, or December.
Habitat. Amongst medium trees, or low trees; in sand; occupying sandplains, heathlands.
Distribution. Western Australia. Western Australian Botanical Province(s): South-west; IBRA Bioregions SW: GS, AW, JF, and MAL. Western Australian native; endemic to Western Australia.
Etymology. integrifolia (L): integer whole, entire + folium leaf: not toothed or lobed.
Descriptions were generated using DELTA format and DELTA software: Dallwitz (1980) and Dallwitz, Paine and Zurcher (1993 onwards, 1995 onwards, 1998)