Prostrate or erect, pungent shrub, 0.07-1.2(-2) m high, inflorescences basal. Fl. red, May to Sep. Mostly sandy soils.
Prostrate,spreading or scrambling. Stems spiny at least in part, hairy. Leaves or phylloclades absent or apparently so (reduced to scales), glabrous, flat with flat margins, 0.5-1.5. Stipules present and persistent to older leaves (?) or present but early deciduous ( only visible on youngest leaves ) (?). Pedicel present, 2-15 mm long, hairy. Calyx 20-25 mm long, hairy, with simple hairs. Corolla NaN (?) mm long, uniformly coloured, red; claws present; standard 9-10 mm long, glabrous, not auriculate, not auriculate, not beaked, not auriculate, glabrous. Stamens ten, at two different levels (filaments alternately long and short); filaments free (or united at the very base). Flowers in May and September. Occurs in the Eremaean and South-West Botanical Province, in the Yalgoo, Murchison, Coolgardie, Geraldton Sandplains, Avon Wheatbelt, Mallee and Esperance IBRA regions.