Shrub. Fl. red, Jul to Sep. Sandy soils, lateritic gravel.
Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.
IBRA Regions: Geraldton Sandplains.
IBRA Subregions: Geraldton Hills.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Greater Geraldton.
Shrubs, 1-2 m high; branchlets glabrous, not glaucous. Leaves alternate, 15-45 mm mm long, glabrous; lamina flat, twice or more divided, pinnately divided, divided to the midrib; lobes 5-20 mm long, 0.5-1 mm wide, the margins revolute, enclosing the lower surface of the leaf blade, forming a groove either side of the midvein. Inflorescences terminal, red or pink; pedicels 3-5 mm long. Perianth 9-12 mm long; tepals fused (at least at base) after flower opens, glabrous; ovary glabrous, stipitate, the stipe 3-4 mm long; pistil 22-26 mm long, pink, pollen presenter oblique, style glabrous. Follicles glabrous, not viscid, dehiscent, 12-15 mm long. Flowers in July, August or September. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Geraldton Sandplains (GS) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority One (P1).
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