Grevillea althoferorum Olde & Marriott
Nuytsia 9:295-298 (1993)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Thursday 3 August 1995

Compact, rounded, lignotuberous shrub, 0.25-0.5 m high. Fl. yellow-cream, Sep to Nov. Grey sand with gravel.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Swan Coastal Plain.

IBRA Subregions: Dandaragan Plateau.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Chittering, Swan.

Scientific Description
Chris Hollister, Nicholas Lander and Kevin Thiele, Thursday 7 February 2019

Shrubs, 0.3-0.5 m high; branchlets glabrous or hairy, not glaucous. Leaves alternate, 45-80 mm mm long, hairy, on the adaxial or abaxial surface, the hairs straight; lamina flat, twice or more divided, pinnately divided, divided to the midrib; lobes 5-15 mm long, 2-6 mm wide, the margins flat. Inflorescences terminal, yellow; pedicels 3-4 mm long. Perianth 5-6 mm long; tepals all free after flower opens, hairy, simple-hairy; ovary hairy, sessile; pistil 6-6.5 mm long, cream or yellow, pollen presenter conical, style glabrous. Follicles not viscid, dehiscent, NaN mm (?) long. Flowers in September or October. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Geraldton Sandplains (GS) or Swan Coastal Plain (SWA) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Declared Rare (R).