Erect, open, pungent shrub, 0.6-1.5 m high. Fl. white & pink, Aug to Sep. White, grey or yellow sand, sandy loam, sandy clay, gravel.
Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, South-West Province.
IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Geraldton Sandplains, Jarrah Forest, Yalgoo.
IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Avon Wheatbelt P2, Edel, Geraldton Hills, Lesueur Sandplain, Northern Jarrah Forest.
IMCRA Regions: Central West Coast.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Bruce Rock, Carnamah, Chapman Valley, Coorow, Corrigin, Dalwallinu, Dandaragan, Dowerin, Greater Geraldton, Irwin, Kellerberrin, Mingenew, Moora, Northam, Northampton, Shark Bay, Tammin, Three Springs, Victoria Plains, Wongan-Ballidu.
Shrubs, 0.3-1.5 m high; branchlets hairy. Leaves alternate, 10-35(-50) mm mm long, 0.9-1.7 mm mm wide, glabrous; lamina terete, entire. Inflorescences axillary or terminal, white or pink; pedicels 4-5 mm long. Perianth 4-6 mm long, glabrous or hairy; ovary glabrous; pistil 8-11.5 mm long, pollen presenter lateral, style glabrous. Follicles 15-25 mm long, 12-17 mm wide, corky tetrahedral projections (on external surfaces of fruit) absent; seed 14-20 mm long (including wing), 4-6 mm wide, the wing continuous. Flowers in July, August or September. Occurs in the Eremaean (ER) or South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Yalgoo (YAL), Geraldton Sandplains (GS), Avon Wheatbelt (AW) or Jarrah Forest (JF) IBRA subregion(s).
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