Grevillea florida (McGill.) Makinson
Fl.Australia 17A:504 (2000)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Tuesday 6 February 2001

Erect shrub, to 0.9 m high. Fl. cream-yellow, Jul to Sep. Sand, sandy clay, gravel, laterite. Sandplain, slopes, road verges.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Geraldton Sandplains, Jarrah Forest, Swan Coastal Plain.

IBRA Subregions: Dandaragan Plateau, Lesueur Sandplain, Northern Jarrah Forest.

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

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

Shrubs, 1.5-3 m high; branchlets hairy, not glaucous. Leaves alternate, 10-45 mm mm long, 1-7 mm mm wide, hairy, on the abaxial surface, the hairs straight; lamina flat, widest around the middle, entire, the margins recurved or revolute, exposing the lower surface of the leaf blade or enclosing the lower surface of the leaf blade, forming a single groove. Inflorescences terminal, white, cream or yellow; pedicels 10-14 mm long. Perianth 4-6 mm long; tepals all free after flower opens, hairy, simple-hairy; ovary hairy, sessile or stipitate, the stipe 0-0.5 mm long; pistil 4-6 mm long, white, cream or yellow, pollen presenter lateral, style hairy. Follicles hairy, not viscid, dehiscent, 13 mm long. Flowers in August, September, October, November or December. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Geraldton Sandplains (GS), Swan Coastal Plain (SWA) or Jarrah Forest (JF) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority Three (P3).