Grevillea metamorpha Makinson
Fl.Australia 17A:506 (2000)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Thursday 2 October 1997

Erect spindly shrub, ca 1.5 m high. Fl. white, Sep. White sand. Along creekline.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Geraldton Sandplains.

IBRA Subregions: Lesueur Sandplain.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Coorow.

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

Shrubs, 1-2 m high; branchlets hairy, not glaucous. Leaves alternate, 14-24 mm mm long, hairy, on the abaxial surface, the hairs straight; lamina flat, clearly widest above the middle, once divided, tripartitely divided or divided only at the apex, shallowly divided or divided to the midrib; lobes 1-4 mm long, 1-3 mm wide, the margins flat. Inflorescences terminal, white; pedicels 5-6 mm long. Perianth 2-3 mm long; tepals all free after flower opens, hairy, simple-hairy; ovary glabrous, stipitate, the stipe 1-1.5 mm long; pistil 3-6 mm long, white, pollen presenter erect, style glabrous. Follicles glabrous, not viscid, dehiscent, 9-10 mm long. Flowers in September. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Geraldton Sandplains (GS) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority One (P1).