Erect compact or straggling shrub, (0.1-)0.3-1 m high. Fl. white, Jul to Oct or Jan or Mar. Yellow sand. Sandplains & dunes.
Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, South-West Province.
IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Geraldton Sandplains, Yalgoo.
IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Edel, Geraldton Hills, Lesueur Sandplain.
IMCRA Regions: Central West Coast, Zuytdorp.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Carnamah, Chapman Valley, Coorow, Greater Geraldton, Irwin, Mingenew, Morawa, Northampton, Shark Bay, Three Springs.
Shrubs. Stems, cross section more or less circular. Peltate scales absent. Leaves 4-10 mm long, 1-7 mm wide, whorled, entire, with simple, dendritic hairs, not bullate, not viscid. Margins entire. Bracteoles absent. Bracts present. 2.6-4. mm long Pedicel present, 0.6-3.5 mm long, with dendritic hairs, peltate scales hairs present. Calyx with five lobes, 3-5.3 mm long, not accrescent, dense, with dendritic hairs. Corolla white or cream, 9.5-15 mm long, Dots or stripes in throat present, wih simple hairs, not viscid, with four stamens, style 7-8 mm long, filament 1.5-3 mm long, anthers 0.7-1 mm long. Appendage present. Flowering time January, March, July, August, September or October. Distribution Botanical Province Eremaeam or South-West, IBRA Bioregion Yalgoo, Geraldton Sandplains or Avon Wheatbelt.
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