Grevillea rara Olde & Marriott
Nuytsia 9:244-246,Fig.2 (1993)

Conservation Code: Threatened Flora (Declared Rare Flora — Extant)
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Tuesday 15 August 1995

Dense, prickly shrub, to 2 m high. Fl. white-pink/white, Oct. Lateritic loam. Creeklines.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Jarrah Forest.

IBRA Subregions: Northern Jarrah Forest.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Collie.

Scientific Description
Chris Hollister, Nicholas Lander and Kevin Thiele, Saturday 10 November 2018

Shrubs, 2-3 m high; branchlets hairy, not glaucous. Leaves alternate, 20-30 mm mm long, hairy, the hairs straight; lamina flat, once divided or twice or more divided, tripartitely divided, divided to the midrib; lobes 4-20 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, white or pink; pedicels 4-6 mm long. Perianth 2-3.5 mm long; tepals all free after flower opens, glabrous; ovary glabrous, stipitate, the stipe 1-1.5 mm long; pistil 3-4 mm long, white, pollen presenter conical, style glabrous. Follicles not viscid, dehiscent, NaN mm (?) long. Flowers in August, September, October or November. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Jarrah Forest (JF) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Declared Rare (R).