Obconic, rigid, erect shrub, to 4.5 m high, bark smooth grey on main stems, upper branches yellow; flower heads globular. Fl. yellow, Jul or Aug. Alluvial sand, coarse red-brown sand, pebbly sand, brown loamy clay, skeletal soil, sandstone. Undulating plains, along rivers and creeks, in creek beds.
Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province.
IBRA Regions: Carnarvon, Gascoyne, Pilbara.
IBRA Subregions: Augustus, Cape Range, Chichester, Fortescue, Hamersley, Roebourne, Wooramel.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Ashburton, Carnarvon, East Pilbara, Karratha, Meekatharra, Port Hedland, Upper Gascoyne.