Grevillea fililoba (McGill.) Olde & Marriott
Grevillea 1:182 (1994)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Tuesday 8 August 1995

Shrub. Fl. red, Jul to Sep. Sandy soils, lateritic gravel.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Geraldton Sandplains.

IBRA Subregions: Geraldton Hills.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Greater Geraldton.

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

Shrubs, 1-2 m high; branchlets glabrous, not glaucous. Leaves alternate, 15-45 mm mm long, glabrous; lamina flat, twice or more divided, pinnately divided, divided to the midrib; lobes 5-20 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 terminal, red or pink; pedicels 3-5 mm long. Perianth 9-12 mm long; tepals fused (at least at base) after flower opens, glabrous; ovary glabrous, stipitate, the stipe 3-4 mm long; pistil 22-26 mm long, pink, pollen presenter oblique, style glabrous. Follicles glabrous, not viscid, dehiscent, 12-15 mm long. Flowers in July, August or September. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Geraldton Sandplains (GS) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority One (P1).