Spreading shrub, 0.1-0.35 m high, to 2 m wide. Fl. yellow. Clay & gravelly soils. Roadverges, gently undulating plains.
Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.
IBRA Regions: Mallee.
IBRA Subregions: Eastern Mallee.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Esperance.
Prostrate,spreading or scrambling, shrub, spindly shrub (broom-like). Stems terete, glabrous; pustules or glands absent. Leaves or phylloclades clearly present, alternate, not continuous with stem, 10-20 mm long, 1.5-2 mm wide, glabrous, flat with flat margins; margins lobed; tubercles absent; pustules or glands absent. Stipules apparently absent even from the youngest leaves. Pedicel present, 1.5-3.5 mm long, glabrous. Bracteoles absent. Calyx 4.5-6 mm long, glabrous; pustules or glands absent. Corolla 8.5-9 mm long, uniformly coloured, yellow; claws present; standard 7.2-8 mm long, glabrous, not auriculate, wings 6.5-6.8 mm long, not auriculate, keel 6-6.5 mm long, beaked, not auriculate, glabrous. Stamens ten, at two different levels (filaments alternately long and short); filaments free (or united at the very base), 4.5-5.5 mm long. Ovary sessile or subsessile, glabrous; style 6-9.5 mm long, glabrous, terete. Fruit dehiscent (a pod or follicle), sessile or subsessile, not constricted between the seeds, flat or compressed, beaked. Occurs in the South-West Botanical Province, in the Mallee IBRA regions.
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