Grevillea tenuiloba C.A.Gardner
J.Roy.Soc.Western Australia 19:81 (1934)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Thursday 17 August 1995

Low spreading shrub, 0.4-0.6 m high, up to 3 m wide. Fl. orange-brown, Apr or Jul to Oct. Sand, clay loam. Granite outcrops.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Dalwallinu, Greater Geraldton, Morawa, Wongan-Ballidu.

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

Shrubs, 0.5-1 m high; branchlets hairy, not glaucous. Leaves alternate, 15-50 mm mm long, glabrous; lamina flat, once divided, pinnately divided, divided to the midrib; lobes 5-25 mm long, 0.5-1.5 mm wide, the margins revolute, enclosing the lower surface of the leaf blade, forming a single groove. Inflorescences terminal, orange; pedicels 2-3 mm long. Perianth 10-14 mm long; tepals some joined and some free after flower opens, glabrous; ovary hairy, stipitate, the stipe 0.5-2.5 mm long; pistil 25-30 mm long, orange, pollen presenter oblique, style glabrous. Follicles glandular hairy, not viscid, dehiscent, 11-14 mm long. Flowers in August, September or October. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Geraldton Sandplains (GS) or Avon Wheatbelt (AW) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority Three (P3).