Tree or shrub, to 4 m high, bark light grey to red-brown, smooth; phyllodes short, wide-spreading, oblanceolate. Fl. yellow, May to Jun. Red-brown clay to sandy clay, light brown sandy loam, red-brown sandy gravel, granite, laterite. Flats, low hills, along creek banks, edge of saline drainage channel, degraded road verge.
Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, South-West Province.
IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Geraldton Sandplains, Mallee, Swan Coastal Plain, Yalgoo.
IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Avon Wheatbelt P2, Edel, Geraldton Hills, Lesueur Sandplain, Perth, Tallering, Western Mallee.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Carnamah, Chapman Valley, Coorow, Dalwallinu, Dandaragan, Dowerin, Gingin, Greater Geraldton, Irwin, Koorda, Mingenew, Moora, Morawa, Mount Marshall, Northampton, Shark Bay, Three Springs, Yalgoo, Yilgarn.