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Grevillea striata R.Br.

Trans.Linn.Soc.London 10:177 (1810)
Conservation Code
Not threatened
Naturalised Status
Native to Western Australia
Name Status

Tree or shrub, 3-12(-15) m high. Fl. white-cream/yellow-green, Jul or Oct to Dec or Jan or Mar. Red sand, loam, clay. Near watercourses, plains.

Grazyna Paczkowska, Descriptive Catalogue, 17 August 1995

Scientific Description

Trees, (5-)9-30 m high; branchlets hairy, not glaucous. Leaves alternate, 100-350 mm long, 2-15 mm wide, hairy, the hairs straight; lamina flat, more or less the same width throughout, entire, the margins flat. Inflorescences axillary or terminal, green or cream; pedicels 1-2 mm long. Perianth 3-4.5 mm long; tepals all free after flower opens, hairy, simple-hairy; ovary glabrous, stipitate, the stipe 1-2 mm long; pistil 6-10 mm long, white or cream, pollen presenter conical, style glabrous. Follicles glabrous, not viscid, dehiscent, 13-21 mm long. Flowers in August, September, October, November or December. Occurs in the Northern (N) or Eremaean (ER) Botanical Province(s), in the Great Sandy Desert (GSD), Tanami (TAN), Pilbara (PIL), Carnarvon (CAR), Gascoyne (GAS), Central Ranges (CR), Murchison (MUR), Victoria Bonaparte (VB), Dampierland (DL) or Ord-Victoria Plains (OVP) IBRA subregion(s).

C. Hollister and K.R. Thiele, 19 January 2024


IBRA Regions
Carnarvon, Central Kimberley, Central Ranges, Dampierland, Gascoyne, Great Sandy Desert, Murchison, Ord Victoria Plain, Pilbara, Tanami, Victoria Bonaparte.
IBRA Subregions
Ashburton, Augustus, Carnegie, Eastern Murchison, Fitzroy Trough, Fortescue, Hamersley, Hart, Keep, Mackay, Mann-Musgrave Block, McLarty, Pentecost, Pindanland, Purnululu, South Kimberley Interzone, Tanami Desert, Western Murchison, Wooramel.
Local Government Areas (LGAs)
Ashburton, Derby-West Kimberley, East Pilbara, Halls Creek, Meekatharra, Murchison, Ngaanyatjarraku, Upper Gascoyne, Wiluna, Wyndham-East Kimberley.