Low spreading shrub, 0.4-0.6 m high, up to 3 m wide. Fl. orange-brown, Apr or Jul to Oct. Sand, clay loam. Granite outcrops.
Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.
IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt.
IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Dalwallinu, Greater Geraldton, Morawa, Wongan-Ballidu.
Shrubs, 0.5-1 m high; branchlets hairy, not glaucous. Leaves alternate, 15-50 mm mm long, glabrous; lamina flat, once divided, pinnately divided, divided to the midrib; lobes 5-25 mm long, 0.5-1.5 mm wide, the margins revolute, enclosing the lower surface of the leaf blade, forming a single groove. Inflorescences terminal, orange; pedicels 2-3 mm long. Perianth 10-14 mm long; tepals some joined and some free after flower opens, glabrous; ovary hairy, stipitate, the stipe 0.5-2.5 mm long; pistil 25-30 mm long, orange, pollen presenter oblique, style glabrous. Follicles glandular hairy, not viscid, dehiscent, 11-14 mm long. Flowers in August, September or October. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Geraldton Sandplains (GS) or Avon Wheatbelt (AW) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority Three (P3).
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