Upright shrub, 0.25-1 m high. Sand, sandy-loam gravels, ironstone, laterite. Hills.
Shrub. Stems hairy. Leaves 25-65 mm long, 5-20 mm wide, not lobed; margins entire; indumentum present, with stellate hairs; stipules apparently absent, even from youngest leaves. Perianth of two whorls but the corolla reduced to small scales or tiny lobes at the base of the ovary. Pedicel present, 1-3 mm long; indumentum present, with stellate hairs. Epicalyx (extra segments or 'bracteoles' immediately below the calyx) present, 3-6 mm long, the lobes free, indumentum present, stellate hairs present. Calyx white, 8-12 mm long, the lobes fused less than half their length, stellate hairs present. Corolla 1.5-1.7 mm long, glabrous. Stamens five, free and inserted at the base of the ovary; filaments present, 1.4-2 mm long; anthers 3-3.8 mm long, indumentum absent (anthers glabrous). Staminodes absent. Ovary hairs or scales present, stellate hairs present; style 1, with a lobed or capitate stigma, 2.7-4 mm long, with one style branches or lobes, hairy for most of length. Flowering time July, August, September or October. Distribution Botanical Province Eremaean or South-West, IBRA Bioregion Coolgardie or Mallee.