Rosetted perennial, herb, 0.12-0.38 m high, Leaves tufted, linear, 5-25 cm long, 0.7-1.5 mm wide, apex acute, margin involute, glabrous or scabrous. Membraneous scale leaves present at base of mature leaves. Scape glandular throughout, pilose at base. Inflorescence racemose. Fl. white-cream, Aug to Oct. Deep sand or sandy loam over laterite. Hillslopes and crests, breakaways. Banksia woodland, heath, open Eucalypt woodland.
Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.
IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Geraldton Sandplains, Swan Coastal Plain.
IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Dandaragan Plateau, Lesueur Sandplain, Perth.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Carnamah, Coorow, Dandaragan, Gingin, Moora, Three Springs.
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