Grevillea drummondii Meisn. Drummond's Grevillea
Lehm., Pl.Preiss. 1:536 (1845)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Tuesday 8 August 1995

Spreading to erect shrub, 0.2-2(-2.5) m high. Fl. cream & yellow & red, Jun to Sep. Lateritic soils (sandy clay, gravel, loam, sand), sand over granite. Rocky hillsides, boulders, granite outcrops.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

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

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

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

Scientific Description
C. Hollister, N.S. Lander and K.R. Thiele, Saturday 21 November 2020

Shrubs, 0.5-1 m high; branchlets hairy, not glaucous. Leaves alternate, 10-15 mm long, 1.5-6 mm wide, hairy, on the adaxial or abaxial surface, the hairs straight; lamina flat, clearly widest above the middle, entire, the margins flat. Inflorescences terminal, cream, yellow, red or pink; pedicels 2-5 mm long. Perianth 4-6 mm long; tepals all free after flower opens, glabrous; ovary hairy, stipitate, the stipe 1-1.5 mm long; pistil 4-6 mm long, white, red or pink, pollen presenter lateral, style glabrous. Follicles hairy, not viscid, dehiscent, 12-14 mm long. Flowers in June, July, August, September, October, November or December. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Geraldton Sandplains (GS), Swan Coastal Plain (SWA), Avon Wheatbelt (AW) or Jarrah Forest (JF) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority Four (P4).