Open spreading shrub or tree, to 5 m high, young branchlets angular, reddish, leaves alternate 15-90mm long, 12-50mm wide , stipules triangular. Fl. Aug to Dec or Jan to Apr. Interdunal grey brown sand, alluvium, limestone, sandstone, basalt. Floodplains, hillsides, dunes, rock pools.
Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, Northern Province.
IBRA Regions: Dampierland, Northern Kimberley, Pilbara, Victoria Bonaparte.
IBRA Subregions: Berkeley, Chichester, Fitzroy Trough, Hamersley, Mitchell, Pindanland, Roebourne, Victoria Bonaparte P1.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Ashburton, Broome, Derby-West Kimberley, Karratha, Port Hedland, Wyndham-East Kimberley.