Prostrate, succulent shrub, 0.02-0.3 m high, distinguished by the clavate leaves and generally rounded keel. Fl. pink-purple-violet, Jan to Feb or May or Aug to Dec. Sand, loam, clay. Coastal dunes, saline areas inland, samphire flats.
Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, South-West Province.
IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Coolgardie, Esperance Plains, Geraldton Sandplains, Mallee, Murchison, Yalgoo.
IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Avon Wheatbelt P2, Eastern Goldfield, Eastern Murchison, Fitzgerald, Geraldton Hills, Recherche, Tallering, Western Mallee.
IMCRA Regions: WA South Coast.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Bruce Rock, Coorow, Dalwallinu, Dumbleyung, Esperance, Jerramungup, Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Katanning, Kellerberrin, Kent, Lake Grace, Menzies, Mount Marshall, Northampton, Nungarin, Perenjori, Quairading, Ravensthorpe, Sandstone, Woodanilling.