Seeds of South Australia
Olearia grandiflora (Compositae)
Mount Lofty Daisy-bush
List of species for Olearia
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Herbarium region:
Southern Lofty
NRM region:
Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges
IBRA regions
Fleurieu (KAN02)Kanmantoo
 Least Concern   [likes stringybark]
Mount Lofty Ranges (FLB01)Flinders Lofty Block
 Least Concern   [likes stringybark; has been cleared from roadsides]
RSCA map:
Regional Species Conservation Assessments per IBRA subregion. Please click the thumbnail map.
AVH map:
Australian distribution map (external link)
SA Census:
Census of South Australian plants (external link)     [genus Olearia]
Name derivation:
Grandiflora from the Latin 'grandis' meaning great or large and 'florus' meaning flower, alluding to the large showy white flowers.
Seeds stored:
LocationNo. of seeds
(weight grams)
Number
of plants
Date
collected
Collection number
Collection location
Date
stored
% ViabilityStorage
temperature
BGA100153-Jan-2008DJD1037
Southern Lofty
19-Sep-200880%
BGA460 (3.74 g)2012-Feb-2008TST357
Southern Lofty
19-Sep-2008100%
BGA700 (5.94 g)40+17-Feb-2010KHB369
Southern Lofty
Jun-2010100%-18°C
Location: BGA — the seeds are stored at the Adelaide Botanic Gardens, MSB — the seeds are stored at the Millennium Seed Bank, Kew, England.
Number of plants: This is the number of plants from which the seeds were collected.
Collection location: The Herbarium of South Australia's region name.
% Viability: Percentage of filled healthy seeds determined by a cut test or x-ray.