Grevillea victoriae subsp. victoriae

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Endemic

Establishment means:Native

Threat status:Victoria: rare (r)

Branchlets densely subsericeous. Leaves usually narrowly elliptic to lanceolate, (30–)40–120(–200) mm long, (8–)10–25(–50) mm wide; upper surface glabrous, dull, dark green, sometimes with greyish hue; margins shortly recurved; leaf length to width ratio (2.85:1–)4:1–5:1(–6:1); leaf upper surface smooth, without minute asperities, dull; lower surface densely sericeous or subsericeous, lateral veins conspicuous, reticulum absent. Conflorescences simple to 4-branched, simple 69 %, 2-branched 20 %, 3-branched 9 %, 4-branched 2 %. Floral rachises (17–)40–90 mm long. Flowering has been recorded primarily Oct.-Feb.

EGU, GipP, HFE, HNF, HSF, MonT, VAlp. Grevillea victoriae subsp. victoriae is endemic to subalpine and alpine region of Victoria. Grevillea victoriae subsp. victoriae occurs at altitudes between 1400-1900 metres, usually in Eucalyptus pauciflora woodland, often on boulder-strewn sites.

Created by: Val Stajsic, 2016-10-06
Updated by: Val Stajsic, 2017-12-05

Stajsic, V. & Molyneux, W.M. (2006). Taxonomic studies in the Grevillea victoriae F.Muell. species complex (Proteaceae: Grevilleoideae) I. Descriptions of nine previously segregated, and three new taxa., Muelleria 22: 22-76.

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life Life
kingdom Plantae
phylum Tracheophyta
superorder Proteanae
order Proteales
family Proteaceae
genus Grevillea
Higher taxa


Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <>. Find Grevillea victoriae subsp. victoriae in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Grevillea victoriae subsp. victoriae in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Gippsland Plain present native
East Gippsland Uplands present native
Highlands-Southern Fall present native
Highlands-Northern Fall present native
Monaro Tablelands present native
Highlands-Far East present native
Victorian Alps present native

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New South Wales
Australian Capital Territory