Erect shrub, 0.5-1.2 m high. Fl. Aug. Stony loam on banded ironstone. On ridges.
Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, South-West Province.
IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Coolgardie, Mallee.
IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Southern Cross, Western Mallee.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Dundas, Yilgarn.
Shrubs, 0.5-1.5 m high; branchlets hairy, not glaucous. Leaves alternate, 15-60 mm mm long, 1 mm mm wide, hairy, on the abaxial surface, the hairs straight; lamina flat, more or less the same width throughout, entire, the margins revolute, enclosing the lower surface of the leaf blade, forming a groove either side of the midvein. Inflorescences axillary or terminal, white or cream; pedicels 3-4 mm long. Perianth 3-4 mm long; tepals all free after flower opens, hairy, simple-hairy; ovary hairy, stipitate, the stipe 0.5-1 mm long; pistil 6-8 mm long, white or cream, pollen presenter oblique, style glabrous. Follicles hairy, not viscid, dehiscent, 6-9 mm long. Flowers in August. Occurs in the Eremaean (ER) or South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Coolgardie (COO), Avon Wheatbelt (AW) or Mallee (MAL) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority One (P1).
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