Shrub, 0.45-1.5 m high. Fl. white, Aug to Sep.
Shrub, spines absent; branchlets verrucose (warty), +/- cylindrical in cross-section, covered in hairs or scales. Leaves opposite, simple, 10-25 mm long, 1.5-2 mm wide, flat, the margins recurved, covered in hairs or scales, with peltate (umbrella-like) scales; stipular excrescences absent. Flowers in terminal, loose clusters (cymes or panicles); pedicels 5-9 mm long; calyx present, 1-2 mm long, smooth, without distinct raised glands, glabrous or covered in hairs or scales; corolla white or cream, petals five, 5-6 mm long, imbricate (overlapping), free, lepidote (with scales); stamens twice as many as petals, 3-5.5 mm long, smooth, glabrous; anthers 1-1.2 mm long, without an appendage; style 5 mm long, glabrous. Flowers in August and September. Occurs in the Eremaean and South-West Botanical Province, in the Yalgoo, Coolgardie, Mallee and Esperance IBRA region(s).