Spreading, lignotuberous shrub, 0.8-2.2 m high. Fl. cream-yellow, Feb or Jun to Jul. Sandy loam with gravel on quartzite, red sand. On plains or gentle slopes.
Beard’s Provinces: Northern Province.
IBRA Regions: Central Kimberley, Northern Kimberley.
IBRA Subregions: Mitchell, Pentecost.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Derby-West Kimberley, Halls Creek, Wyndham-East Kimberley.
Shrubs, 1-2 m high; branchlets hairy, not glaucous. Leaves alternate, 80-180 mm mm long, 20-30 mm mm wide, hairy, on the adaxial or abaxial surface, the hairs straight; lamina flat, widest around the middle, entire, the margins flat. Inflorescences terminal, cream; pedicels 1.5-2 mm long. Perianth 5-7 mm long; tepals all free after flower opens, glabrous; ovary glabrous, stipitate, the stipe 0.5-1 mm long; pistil 9-12 mm long, cream, pollen presenter erect, style glabrous. Follicles glabrous, not viscid, dehiscent, 19-35 mm long. Flowers in May, June or July. Occurs in the Northern (N) Botanical Province(s), in the Northern Kimberley (NK) or Central Kimberley (CK) IBRA subregion(s).
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