Perennial, herb, 0.3-0.6(-0.9) m high. Fl. white, Feb to May or Jul or Sep to Oct or Dec. Along creeks, muddy depressions.
Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province.
IBRA Regions: Carnarvon, Gascoyne, Murchison, Nullarbor, Pilbara, Yalgoo.
IBRA Subregions: Augustus, Central band, Nullarbor Plain, Eastern Murchison, Fortescue, Hamersley, Tallering, Western Murchison, Wooramel.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Ashburton, Cue, East Pilbara, Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Leonora, Meekatharra, Murchison, Upper Gascoyne, Wiluna, Yalgoo.
Shrubs. Stems, cross section square. Peltate scales absent. Leaves 10-40 mm long, 2-9 mm wide, opposite, entire, with simple hairs, not bullate, not viscid. Margins lobed. Bracteoles absent. Bracts present. 1-1.5. mm long Pedicel present, 8.5-10 mm long, with simple hairs, peltate scales hairs present. Calyx with five lobes, 1.6-2.5 mm long, not accrescent, moderately dense, with simple hairs, not bullate. Corolla white or cream, 9-12.5 mm long, wih simple hairs, not viscid, with four stamens, style 15-16 mm long, filament 12-15 mm long, anthers 0.9-1 mm long. Appendage absent. Flowering time February, March, April, May, July, September, October or December. Distribution Botanical Province Eremaeam, IBRA Bioregion Pilbara, Gascoyne, Central Ranges, Carnarvon, Yalgoo, Murchison or Nullarbor. Conservation Code Priority One (P1).
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