Low, multi-stemmed, spreading to weakly erect shrub, 0.15-0.5 m high. Fl. purple-red, Dec or Jan to Mar. Sandy loam, sandstone. Level sites near ridges.
Beard’s Provinces: Northern Province.
IBRA Regions: Northern Kimberley.
IBRA Subregions: Mitchell.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Wyndham-East Kimberley.
Shrubs, 0.30-0.50 m high; branchlets hairy, not glaucous. Leaves alternate, (30-)50-90(-100) mm mm long, (8-)20-25(-40) mm mm wide, hairy, on the abaxial surface, the hairs curled; lamina flat, clearly widest above the middle, once divided, shallowly divided; lobes 1-5 mm long, 3-8 mm wide, the margins flat. Inflorescences terminal, red. Perianth hairy, simple-hairy; ovary glabrous, stipitate, the stipe 1-1.5 mm long; pistil 33-40 mm long, red or purple, pollen presenter erect, style hairy. Follicles not viscid, dehiscent, 1 mm long. Flowers in January, February, March or December. Occurs in the Northern (N) Botanical Province(s), in the Northern Kimberley (NK) IBRA subregion(s).
FloraBase is produced by the staff of the Western Australian Herbarium, Biodiversity and Conservation Science, Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions. Publication or other use of content on this site is unauthorised unless that use conforms with the copyright statement.
Western Australian Herbarium (1998–). FloraBase—the Western Australian Flora. Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions. https://florabase.dpaw.wa.gov.au/