Low, spreading to weakly erect, lignotuberous shrub, 0.15-0.5 m high. Fl. pink-red-purple, Dec or Jan to Mar. Sandy loam, sandstone. Rock outcrops, ridges.
Beard’s Provinces: Northern Province.
IBRA Regions: Northern Kimberley.
IBRA Subregions: Mitchell.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Wyndham-East Kimberley.
Shrubs; branchlets hairy, not glaucous. Leaves alternate, 40-65 mm mm long, 25-35 mm mm wide, hairy, on the abaxial surface, the hairs curled; lamina flat, clearly widest below the middle, once divided, pinnately divided, shallowly divided, the margins flat. Inflorescences terminal, red or pink. Perianth 7-9 mm long, hairy, glandular-hairy or simple-hairy; ovary hairy, stipitate, the stipe 0.5-1 mm long; pistil 28-30 mm long, red, pollen presenter erect, style hairy. Follicles hairy, not viscid, dehiscent, 11-13 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).
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