Grevillea anethifolia R.Br.
Prodr. Suppl.21 (1830)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Thursday 3 August 1995

Erect, much-branched shrub, 0.5-2 m high. Fl. white/white-cream, Aug to Oct or Dec. Sand, sandy loam, gravel. Sometimes along watercourses.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Coolgardie, Esperance Plains, Mallee.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Avon Wheatbelt P2, Eastern Goldfield, Eastern Mallee, Fitzgerald, Mardabilla, Recherche, Southern Cross, Western Mallee.

IMCRA Regions: WA South Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Bruce Rock, Dumbleyung, Dundas, Esperance, Gnowangerup, Jerramungup, Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Kent, Kondinin, Kulin, Lake Grace, Mingenew, Mukinbudin, Narrogin, Ravensthorpe, Wickepin, Yilgarn.

Scientific Description
Chris Hollister, Nicholas Lander and Kevin Thiele, Tuesday 31 January 2017

Shrubs, 0.5-2 m high; branchlets hairy, not glaucous. Leaves alternate, 15-50 mm long, hairy, on the abaxial surface, the hairs straight; lamina flat, twice or more divided, tripartitely divided, divided to the midrib; lobes 7-20 mm long, 0.5-1 mm wide, the margins revolute, enclosing the lower surface of the leaf blade, forming a groove either side of the midvein. Inflorescences axillary or terminal, cream or yellow; pedicels 6-12 mm long. Perianth 3-4 mm long; tepals all free after flower opens, glabrous; ovary glabrous, stipitate, the stipe 1.5-2.5 mm long; pistil 4-6 mm long, white, pollen presenter erect, style glabrous. Follicles glabrous, not viscid, dehiscent, (5-)7.5-9 mm long. Flowers in July, August, September, October, November or December. Occurs in the Eremaean (ER) or South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Coolgardie (COO), Avon Wheatbelt (AW), Mallee (MAL) or Esperance Plains (ESP) IBRA subregion(s).