Grevillea fastigiata Olde & Marriott
Grevillea 1:186 (1994)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Tuesday 8 August 1995

Shrub, 0.9-1.3 m high. Fl. red, Jan. Red clay, granite.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Esperance Plains, Mallee.

IBRA Subregions: Fitzgerald, Recherche, Western Mallee.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Esperance, Lake Grace, Ravensthorpe.

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

Shrubs, 2-2.5 m high; branchlets hairy, not glaucous. Leaves alternate, 15-45 mm mm long, glabrous; lamina flat, once divided, tripartitely 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 brown; pedicels 1-2 mm long. Perianth 5-7 mm long; tepals some joined and some free after flower opens, hairy, simple-hairy; ovary hairy, sessile; pistil 18-25 mm long, orange or red, pollen presenter conical, style hairy. Follicles glandular hairy, not viscid, dehiscent, 10 mm long. Flowers in January, February, March, September, October, November or December. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Mallee (MAL) or Esperance Plains (ESP) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority Three (P3).