Grevillea levis Olde & Marriott
Grevillea 1:175 (1994)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Thursday 2 October 1997

Dense, intricate shrub, (0.5-)1-2 m high. Fl. white-cream/white-pink, Aug to Oct. Yellow or red sand, sandy lateritic soils, granitic loam. Sandplains, granite rocks.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Coolgardie, Geraldton Sandplains, Murchison, Yalgoo.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Avon Wheatbelt P2, Geraldton Hills, Lesueur Sandplain, Southern Cross, Tallering, Western Murchison.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Carnamah, Chapman Valley, Coorow, Cunderdin, Dalwallinu, Goomalling, Greater Geraldton, Koorda, Mingenew, Moora, Morawa, Mount Marshall, Mukinbudin, Murchison, Narembeen, Northampton, Perenjori, Quairading, Westonia, Wongan-Ballidu, Yalgoo, Yilgarn.

Scientific Description
Chris Hollister, Nicholas Lander and Kevin Thiele, Friday 20 July 2018

Shrubs, 1-2 m high; branchlets glabrous, with a glaucous bloom or not glaucous. Leaves alternate, 20-55 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 axillary or terminal, white, cream or pink; pedicels 6-8 mm long. Perianth 3-4 mm long; tepals all free after flower opens, glabrous; ovary glabrous, stipitate, the stipe 1.5-2 mm long; pistil 3-5 mm long, white or cream, pollen presenter conical, style glabrous. Follicles glabrous, not viscid, dehiscent, 6-9 mm long. Flowers in May, June, July, August, September or October. Occurs in the Eremaean (ER) or South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Yalgoo (YAL), Murchison (MUR), Coolgardie (COO) or Avon Wheatbelt (AW) IBRA subregion(s).