Shrub. Fl. red, Jul or Sep. Sandy soils.
Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, South-West Province.
IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Swan Coastal Plain, Yalgoo.
IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Perth, Tallering.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Dalwallinu, Dardanup, Dowerin, Koorda, Morawa, Yalgoo.
Shrubs, 0.50 m high; branchlets hairy, not glaucous. Leaves alternate, 15-35 mm mm long, 0.5-1.5 mm mm wide, hairy, on the adaxial or abaxial surface, the hairs straight; lamina flat, more or less the same width throughout, entire, the margins revolute, enclosing the lower surface of the leaf blade, forming a single groove. Inflorescences axillary, red or brown; pedicels 3-5 mm long. Perianth 6.5-8 mm long; tepals all free after flower opens, hairy, simple-hairy; ovary hairy, stipitate, the stipe 1-2 mm long; pistil 15-20 mm long, red, pollen presenter lateral or oblique, style glabrous. Follicles hairy, not viscid, dehiscent, 6-10 mm long. Flowers in July, August or September. Occurs in the Eremaean (ER) or South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Yalgoo (YAL) or Avon Wheatbelt (AW) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority Two (P2).
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