Synaphea grandis A.S.George
Fl.Australia 16:490 (1995)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Wednesday 10 July 1996

Tufted shrub, ca 0.3 m high. Fl. yellow, Oct to Nov. Laterite.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Jarrah Forest, Swan Coastal Plain.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P2, Dandaragan Plateau, Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Chittering, Gingin, Toodyay, Victoria Plains.

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

Shrubs; branchlets hairy. Leaves alternate, 130-365 mm mm long, hairy; petiole hairy; lamina flat, twice or more divided, pinnately divided, deeply divided or divided to the midrib, indumentum appressed; distance from base of leaf to lowest lobe 75-250 mm; terminal leaf lobe 10-35 mm long, 2-8 mm wide; lowest lobes 45-90 mm long. Inflorescences yellow; scape 330-550 mm long; floral bracts 2-2.5 mm long. Perianth 5.5-7 mm long, glabrous; adaxial tepal 5.5-7 mm long; abaxial tepal 5.5-6.6 mm long; ovary hairy, style glabrous; style including stigmatic disc 4.5-6 mm long, strongly concave; stigma 1.5-2.2 mm long, 1-1.2 mm wide. Follicles 7-7.2 mm long. Flowers in October or November. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Swan Coastal Plain (SWA), Avon Wheatbelt (AW) or Jarrah Forest (JF) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority Four (P4).