Prostrate to decumbent perennial, herb or shrub. Fl. yellow, Jan or May. Sandy loam.
Beard’s Provinces: Northern Province.
IBRA Regions: Central Kimberley, Northern Kimberley.
IBRA Subregions: Hart, Mitchell.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Halls Creek, Wyndham-East Kimberley.
Herb or shrub. Stems hairy. Leaves 10-40 mm long, 5-11 mm wide, not lobed; margins sinuate; indumentum present, with stellate hairs; stipules present and persistent to older leaves or present but early deciduous (only visible on youngest leaves), 2-4.5 mm long. Perianth clearly of two whorls (calyx and corolla), the corolla obvious and prominent. Pedicel present, 2-30 mm long; indumentum present, with stellate hairs. Epicalyx (extra segments or 'bracteoles' immediately below the calyx) absent, glabrous. Calyx green, 4-5.5 mm long, the lobes fused half or more of their length, stellate hairs present. Corolla yellow, 3-4 mm long, glabrous. Fruits indehiscent and splitting into sections (schizocarps), length-width ratio more or less as long as wide, mericarps wrinkled, hairs or scales present, stellate hairs present; apex distinctly flat-topped; calyx persistent to mature fruit, not accrescent; carpels 9-10; seeds per loculus 1. Flowering time January or May. Distribution Botanical Province Northern, IBRA Bioregion North Kimberley or Central Kimberley.
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