Monoecious annual, herb (with stinging hairs), 0.1-0.6 m high. Fl. green, Jul to Nov. Sandy soils.
Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, South-West Province.
IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Coolgardie, Esperance Plains, Geraldton Sandplains, Jarrah Forest, Mallee, Swan Coastal Plain.
IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P2, Eastern Goldfield, Fitzgerald, Geraldton Hills, Perth, Recherche, Southern Jarrah Forest, Western Mallee.
IMCRA Regions: Abrolhos Islands, Central West Coast, Leeuwin-Naturaliste, WA South Coast.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Bridgetown-Greenbushes, Busselton, Cockburn, Cranbrook, Dandaragan, Esperance, Greater Geraldton, Harvey, Jerramungup, Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Manjimup, Nedlands, Perth, Ravensthorpe, Rockingham, South Perth, Wagin.