Spreading shrub, ca 0.3 m high. Fl. red, Jul. Loam.
Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.
IBRA Regions: Esperance Plains.
IBRA Subregions: Fitzgerald.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Ravensthorpe.
Shrubs, 1-1.5 m high; branchlets hairy, not glaucous. Leaves alternate, 8-30 mm mm long, 1-1.5 mm mm wide, hairy, on the abaxial surface, the hairs straight; lamina flat, more or less the same width throughout, entire, the margins revolute, exposing the lower surface of the leaf blade, forming a groove either side of the midvein. Inflorescences axillary or terminal, red; pedicels 5-9 mm long. Perianth 7-11 mm long; tepals all free after flower opens, glabrous; ovary glabrous, stipitate, the stipe 1.5 mm long; pistil 12-15 mm long, red, pollen presenter lateral, style glabrous. Follicles glabrous, not viscid, dehiscent, 13 mm long. Flowers in July, August or September. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Esperance Plains (ESP) IBRA subregion(s).
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