Erect shrub, to 1 m high. Fl. yellow & orange & red, Aug to Dec. Grey sand, sandy or clayey loam, rocky loam, laterite, spongeolite. Coastal dunes, slopes, winter-wet flats, swampy sites, valleys, roadverges.
Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.
IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Esperance Plains, Jarrah Forest, Mallee, Swan Coastal Plain, Warren.
IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Avon Wheatbelt P2, Fitzgerald, Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth, Recherche, Southern Jarrah Forest, Warren, Western Mallee.
IMCRA Regions: WA South Coast.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Augusta-Margaret River, Boyup Brook, Cranbrook, Denmark, Dumbleyung, Esperance, Gingin, Gnowangerup, Jerramungup, Katanning, Kojonup, Lake Grace, Manjimup, Narrogin, Plantagenet, Ravensthorpe, Serpentine-Jarrahdale, Tammin, Victoria Plains, Wagin, West Arthur, Williams, Woodanilling.