Shrub, 0.6-2.5 m high. Fl. yellow/cream-white, Sep to Nov or Jan. Deep sand, lateritic sand, often with gravel. Sandplains, hillsides.
Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.
IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Geraldton Sandplains, Jarrah Forest, Mallee.
IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Avon Wheatbelt P2, Geraldton Hills, Lesueur Sandplain, Northern Jarrah Forest, Western Mallee.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Beverley, Carnamah, Chapman Valley, Corrigin, Cunderdin, Dumbleyung, Greater Geraldton, Kellerberrin, Kulin, Northampton, Pingelly, Quairading, Tammin, Wickepin, Williams.
Shrubs, 2-3 m high; branchlets hairy, not glaucous. Leaves alternate, 20-50 mm mm long, 4-12 mm mm wide, hairy, on the adaxial or abaxial surface, the hairs straight; lamina flat, clearly widest above the middle or more or less the same width throughout, entire, the margins flat. Inflorescences terminal, white or cream; pedicels 1.5-2.5 mm long. Perianth 3-4 mm long; tepals all free after flower opens, glabrous; ovary glabrous, stipitate, the stipe 0.5-1 mm long; pistil 6-8 mm long, white, pollen presenter conical, style glabrous. Follicles glabrous, not viscid, dehiscent, 9-11 mm long. Flowers in September, October, November or December. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Geraldton Sandplains (GS), Avon Wheatbelt (AW) or Mallee (MAL) IBRA subregion(s).
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