Diffuse or spreading shrub, (0.4-)0.9-1.5(-2.5) m high. Fl. white/pink-white, Jun to Oct. Sandy loam on sandstone or limestone, lateritic soils.
Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.
IBRA Regions: Geraldton Sandplains.
IBRA Subregions: Geraldton Hills.
IMCRA Regions: Central West Coast.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Chapman Valley, Greater Geraldton, Northampton.
Shrubs, 1-1.5 m high; branchlets hairy, not glaucous. Leaves alternate, 30-75 mm mm long, 3-8 mm mm wide, hairy, on the adaxial or abaxial surface, the hairs straight; lamina flat, once divided, tripartitely divided, divided to the midrib; lobes 10-40 mm long, 1-8 mm wide, the margins recurved. Inflorescences axillary or terminal, white; pedicels 5-8 mm long. Perianth 3-4 mm long; tepals all free after flower opens, glabrous; ovary glabrous, stipitate, the stipe 1.5-2 mm long; pistil 3-4.5 mm long, white, pollen presenter conical, style glabrous. Follicles glabrous, not viscid, dehiscent, 8-10 mm long. Flowers in July, August, September or October. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Geraldton Sandplains (GS) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority Three (P3).
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