Erect, non-lignotuberous shrub, 0.75-4 m high, to 3 m wide. Fl. cream-yellow, Jul to Oct. Gravelly lateritic soils (sand, loam), laterite.
Shrubs, 2-2.5 m high; branchlets glabrous or hairy. Leaves petiolate, alternate, 35-175 mm long, 3-10 mm wide, hairy; petiole 1-10 mm long; lamina flat, once divided, pinnately divided, divided to the midrib, with 8-31 lobes on each side, the margins recurved. Inflorescences pubescent (with soft, straight, erect hairs), yellow; innermost bracts 8-9 mm long, hairy. Perianth 13-15 mm long, glabrous, without awns; pistil 16-21 mm long, curved, style hairy. Follicles hairy, pubescent (with soft, straight, erect hairs), obovate, 7-9 mm long. Flowers in August, September or October. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Geraldton Sandplains (GS), Swan Coastal Plain (SWA), Avon Wheatbelt (AW) or Jarrah Forest (JF) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority Four (P4).