Straggly erect shrub or tree, 2-10 m high. Fl. green-yellow/cream-white, Aug to Sep. Clay loam, loam or sandy soils on basalt, laterite or sandstone. Rocky hillsides, often associated with watercourses.
Beard’s Provinces: Northern Province.
IBRA Regions: Central Kimberley, Dampierland, Northern Kimberley, Ord Victoria Plain.
IBRA Subregions: Berkeley, Fitzroy Trough, Mitchell, Mount Eliza, Ord, Ord-Victoria Plains P1, Pentecost.
IMCRA Regions: Kimberley.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Derby-West Kimberley, Halls Creek, Wyndham-East Kimberley.
Trees, 2-10 m high; branchlets glabrous or hairy, with a glaucous bloom or not glaucous. Leaves alternate, 150-300 mm mm long, 12-45 mm mm wide, hairy or glabrous, on the adaxial or abaxial surface, the hairs straight; lamina flat, widest around the middle, entire, the margins flat. Inflorescences terminal, white or yellow; pedicels 0.5-1.5 mm long. Perianth 3-4 mm long; tepals all free after flower opens, glabrous; ovary glabrous, stipitate, the stipe 1-13 mm long; pistil 5-9 mm long, white or yellow, pollen presenter conical or oblique, style glabrous. Follicles glabrous, not viscid, dehiscent, 1-3 mm long. Flowers in July, August or September. Occurs in the Northern (N) Botanical Province(s), in the Northern Kimberley (NK), Central Kimberley (CK), Dampierland (DL) or Ord-Victoria Plains (OVP) IBRA subregion(s).
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