Spreading to erect shrub, 0.4-1(-1.8) m high. Fl. pink-white-other, May to Jul or Sep to Dec or Jan to Feb. Sand over laterite or granite, gravel, loam.
Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.
IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Esperance Plains, Jarrah Forest, Warren.
IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P2, Fitzgerald, Southern Jarrah Forest, Warren.
IMCRA Regions: WA South Coast.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Cranbrook, Denmark, Manjimup, Plantagenet.
Shrubs, 1-1.5 m high; branchlets hairy, not glaucous. Leaves alternate, 10-45 mm mm long, 2-8 mm mm wide, hairy or glabrous, on the abaxial surface, the hairs straight; lamina flat, clearly widest above the middle, entire, the margins recurved or revolute, exposing the lower surface of the leaf blade. Inflorescences axillary or terminal, white or grey; pedicels 4-7 mm long. Perianth 3-5 mm long; tepals some joined and some free after flower opens, hairy, simple-hairy; ovary hairy, stipitate, the stipe 0.5-1 mm long; pistil 6-9 mm long, pink, pollen presenter lateral or oblique, style hairy. Follicles hairy, not viscid, dehiscent, 8-11 mm long. Flowers in January, February, August, September, October, November or December. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Avon Wheatbelt (AW), Jarrah Forest (JF), Warren (WAR) or Esperance Plains (ESP) IBRA subregion(s).
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