This introduced shrub is commonly known as hairy Indian mallow.
Reported at 0 Fraser Coast localities: .
It has been recorded in the Wide Bay district in the Queensland Herbarium Census but is not listed as occurring in the Fraser Coast region in Queensland Herbarium Wildlife Online.
In the Queensland Nature Conservation Act this taxon is not classified as it is not native to Queensland.
Under the Federal Environment Protection Biodiversity Conservation Act it is not classified.
Abutilon grandifolium is described as a "higher dicot" in the Malvaceae family.
Recorded to the north in the lower Burnett catchment.
Fraser Coast distribution based on unverified field reports.