Establishment means:Sparingly established
Erect to spreading dense shrub 0.5–2 m high, to 3.5 m across. Leaves usually narrow, needle-like, 10–22 mm long, 0.6–0.8 mm wide, angularly deltoid to trigonous in cross-section; upper surface with appressed hairs; margins strongly and angularly revolute; lower surface usually enclosed. Conflorescences usually terminal, c. 1 cm long, usually pedunculate, decurved, subsecund; perianth red, yellow, pale orange, or rarely greenish, outer surface subsericeous, inner surface bearded between 2.5 and 9 mm above base; pistil (13–)20–25 mm long; ovary stipitate, glabrous, style similar colour to perianth or slightly paler, with minute scattered patent simple hairs extending from back of style-end down at least 3 mm and sometimes almost to ovary, pollen presenter usually oblique. Fruits glabrous. Flowers recorded Aug.–Sept., sporadically in other months.
*GipP. Native to NSW. In Victoria, sparingly established at Heathmont (outer eastern suburb of Melbourne), where growing in disturbed remnant vegetation.
Makinson, R.O. (2000). Grevillea, 1–524, in: Australian Biological Resources Study, Flora of Australia vol. 17A, Proteaceae 2, Grevillea, CSIRO Publishing.
|Bioregion||Occurrence status||Establishment means|
|New South Wales|