Grevillea scapigera A.S.George
Nuytsia 1:374 (1974)

Conservation Code: Threatened Flora (Declared Rare Flora — Extant)
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Tuesday 15 August 1995

Suckering, prostrate to weakly ascending shrub, 0.15-0.4 m high, up to 1.8 m wide. Fl. white/yellow-green, Feb or Oct to Nov. Sandy or gravelly lateritic soils.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Mallee.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Avon Wheatbelt P2, Western Mallee.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Brookton, Bruce Rock, Corrigin, Kondinin, Quairading.

Scientific Description
Chris Hollister, Nicholas Lander and Kevin Thiele, Friday 20 July 2018

Shrubs; branchlets glabrous or hairy, with a glaucous bloom. Leaves alternate, 30-75 mm mm long, glabrous; lamina flat, twice or more divided, pinnately divided, divided to the midrib; lobes 5-10 mm long, 3-10 mm wide, the margins flat. Inflorescences terminal, green or white; pedicels 3-5 mm long. Perianth 4-6 mm long; tepals all free after flower opens, glabrous; ovary glabrous, stipitate, the stipe 2-3.5 mm long; pistil 12-15 mm long, white, pollen presenter oblique, style glabrous. Follicles glabrous, not viscid, dehiscent, 10-13 mm long. Flowers in February, October or November. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Avon Wheatbelt (AW) or Mallee (MAL) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Declared Rare (R).