Grevillea cravenii Makinson
Fl.Australia 17A:494 (2000)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Monday 5 February 2001

Low, multi-stemmed, spreading to weakly erect shrub, 0.15-0.5 m high. Fl. purple-red, Dec or Jan to Mar. Sandy loam, sandstone. Level sites near ridges.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: Northern Province.

IBRA Regions: Northern Kimberley.

IBRA Subregions: Mitchell.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Wyndham-East Kimberley.

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

Shrubs, 0.30-0.50 m high; branchlets hairy, not glaucous. Leaves alternate, (30-)50-90(-100) mm mm long, (8-)20-25(-40) mm mm wide, hairy, on the abaxial surface, the hairs curled; lamina flat, clearly widest above the middle, once divided, shallowly divided; lobes 1-5 mm long, 3-8 mm wide, the margins flat. Inflorescences terminal, red. Perianth hairy, simple-hairy; ovary glabrous, stipitate, the stipe 1-1.5 mm long; pistil 33-40 mm long, red or purple, pollen presenter erect, style hairy. Follicles not viscid, dehiscent, 1 mm long. Flowers in January, February, March or December. Occurs in the Northern (N) Botanical Province(s), in the Northern Kimberley (NK) IBRA subregion(s).