Grevillea rudis Meisn.
Hooker's J.Bot.Kew Gard.Misc. 7:73-74 (1855)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Tuesday 15 August 1995

Loose, spreading to erect shrub, 0.2-1.2 m high. Fl. white-cream/cream-yellow, Jan or Apr or Jun to Sep or Nov to Dec. White, grey, yellow or red sand, often with gravel & over laterite.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Geraldton Sandplains, Swan Coastal Plain.

IBRA Subregions: Dandaragan Plateau, Lesueur Sandplain, Perth.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Carnamah, Coorow, Dandaragan, Three Springs.

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

Shrubs, 0.5-1 m high; branchlets hairy, not glaucous. Leaves alternate, 15-60 mm mm long, 5-20 mm mm wide, hairy, on the adaxial or abaxial surface, the hairs straight; lamina flat, clearly widest above the middle, once divided, tripartitely divided, shallowly divided; lobes 5-10 mm long, 0.5-2 mm wide, the margins flat. Inflorescences terminal, cream or yellow; pedicels 3-4.5 mm long. Perianth 3-4 mm long; tepals all free after flower opens, hairy, glandular-hairy; ovary hairy, sessile; pistil 5-7 mm long, white or cream, pollen presenter conical, style glabrous. Follicles glandular hairy, not viscid, dehiscent, 11-12 mm long. Flowers in January, April, June, July, August, September, November or December. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Geraldton Sandplains (GS) or Swan Coastal Plain (SWA) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority Four (P4).