Non-lignotuberous shrub, 0.4-2.4 m high. Fl. yellow-orange, May to Nov. Gravelly soils over granite. Rocky hillsides.
Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.
IBRA Regions: Jarrah Forest, Swan Coastal Plain.
IBRA Subregions: Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth, Southern Jarrah Forest.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Armadale, Beverley, Denmark, Kalamunda, Mundaring, Northam, Serpentine-Jarrahdale, South Perth, Swan, Wandering.
Shrubs, 1-2 m high; branchlets hairy, not glaucous. Leaves alternate, 25-60 mm mm long, 5-15 mm mm wide, hairy, on the adaxial surface, the hairs straight; lamina flat, widest around the middle, entire, the margins flat. Inflorescences terminal, yellow or orange; pedicels 2-4 mm long. Perianth 6-8 mm long; tepals some joined and some free after flower opens, hairy, simple-hairy; ovary hairy, stipitate, the stipe 1.5-2 mm long; pistil 5-8 mm long, yellow or red, pollen presenter lateral, style hairy. Follicles glabrous or hairy, not viscid, dehiscent, 15 mm long. Flowers in July, August, September, October or November. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Jarrah Forest (JF) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority Four (P4).
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