Grevillea evanescens Olde & Marriott
Grevillea 1:181 (1994)

Conservation Code: Priority One
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Tuesday 8 August 1995

Erect, robust shrub, to 4 m high. Brown Spearwood sand.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Swan Coastal Plain.

IBRA Subregions: Perth.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Gingin.

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

Shrubs, 2-4 m high; branchlets glabrous or hairy, not glaucous. Leaves alternate, 20-35 mm mm long, 4-10 mm mm wide, hairy, the hairs straight; lamina flat, widest around the middle or clearly widest above the middle, entire, the margins flat. Inflorescences terminal, red; pedicels 2-4 mm long. Perianth 5-7 mm long; tepals some joined and some free after flower opens, glabrous; ovary glabrous, stipitate, the stipe 4-5 mm long; pistil 20-25 mm long, red, pollen presenter oblique, style glabrous. Follicles glabrous, not viscid, dehiscent, 10-11 mm long. Flowers in July, August or September. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Swan Coastal Plain (SWA) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority One (P1).