Grevillea acrobotrya Meisn.
Hooker's J.Bot.Kew Gard.Misc. 7:74-75 (1855)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Thursday 3 August 1995

Spreading to erect, prickly shrub, 0.6-2 m high. Fl. white-cream-yellow, Jan to Feb or Jun to Nov. White or grey sand, sandy gravel.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Geraldton Sandplains, Swan Coastal Plain.

IBRA Subregions: Lesueur Sandplain, Perth.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Dandaragan.

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

Shrubs, 1-2 m high; branchlets hairy, not glaucous. Leaves alternate, 10-30 mm mm long, 12-30 mm mm wide, 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 7-15 mm long, 1-1.5 mm wide, the margins recurved. Inflorescences axillary or terminal, white or cream; pedicels 5-7 mm long. Perianth 3-4 mm long; tepals all free after flower opens, glabrous; ovary glabrous, stipitate, the stipe 1-2 mm long; pistil 3-4 mm long, white, pollen presenter erect, style glabrous. Follicles glabrous, not viscid, dehiscent, 8-11 mm long. Flowers in January, February, June, July, August, September, October or November. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Geraldton Sandplains (GS) or Swan Coastal Plain (SWA) IBRA subregion(s).