Grevillea yorkrakinensis C.A.Gardner
J.& Proc.Roy.Soc.Western Australia 9:34 (1923)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Friday 18 August 1995

Low, usually dense & spreading shrub, 0.15-0.5 m high, up to 0.6 m wide. Fl. red/red-orange-yellow, May to Oct. Yellow sand, sandy loam, sandy clay (sometimes with gravel). Sandplains, often on or near granite exposures.


Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Coolgardie, Mallee, Yalgoo.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Southern Cross, Tallering, Western Mallee.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Bruce Rock, Coolgardie, Dalwallinu, Kondinin, Koorda, Lake Grace, Merredin, Mount Marshall, Mukinbudin, Narembeen, Perenjori, Tammin, Trayning, Westonia, Yalgoo, Yilgarn.

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

Shrubs, 0.20-0.40 m high; branchlets hairy, not glaucous. Leaves alternate, 5-15 mm mm long, 0.5 mm mm wide, hairy, on the adaxial or abaxial surface, the hairs straight; lamina flat, more or less the same width throughout, entire, the margins revolute, enclosing the lower surface of the leaf blade, forming a groove either side of the midvein. Inflorescences axillary or cauline, orange or red; pedicels 3-4 mm long. Perianth 7-10 mm long; tepals some joined and some free after flower opens, hairy, simple-hairy; ovary hairy, stipitate, the stipe 0.5-1 mm long; pistil 18-22 mm long, green or pink, pollen presenter lateral, style hairy. Follicles hairy, not viscid, dehiscent, 7-10.5 mm long. Flowers in May, June, July, August, September or October. Occurs in the Eremaean (ER) or South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Yalgoo (YAL), Coolgardie (COO), Avon Wheatbelt (AW) or Mallee (MAL) IBRA subregion(s).