Deciduous, monoecious tree, 2-30 m high, at first an epiphytic strangler but becoming a tree with aerial and prop roots. Fl. Apr to Dec. Sand, alluvium, sandstone, limestone, basalt. Variety of habitats, frequently in vine thickets on sandstone.
Carnarvon, Central Kimberley, Dampierland, Gascoyne, Northern Kimberley, Ord Victoria Plain, Pilbara, Victoria Bonaparte.