Non-lignotuberous shrub or tree, 1-25 m high. Fl. yellow/orange-yellow/red, Mar to Aug. Sand, loam. Coastal consolidated dunes near granite outcrops, along watercourses.
Trees, 6-13 m high; branchlets hairy. Leaves petiolate, whorled, 55-110 mm long, 4-14 mm wide, hairy; petiole 2-4 mm long; lamina flat, clearly widest above the middle, once divided, pinnately divided, entire or shallowly divided, teeth distinctly pointing towards the apex, with 7-11 lobes on each side, the margins recurved. Inflorescences tomentose (with matted or tangled, soft, woolly hairs), yellow, hairy. Perianth 16-22 mm long, glabrous, without awns; pistil 26-35 mm long, hooked, style glabrous. Follicles hairy, tomentose (with matted or tangled, soft, woolly hairs), elliptic, 10-15 mm long. Flowers in March, April, May, June, July or August. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Jarrah Forest (JF) or Warren (WAR) IBRA subregion(s).