Wreath-like, procumbent perennial, herb or shrub, 0.05-0.15 m high. Fl. yellow & pink/yellow & red, Aug to Nov. Sandy or gravelly soils.
Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, South-West Province.
IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Geraldton Sandplains, Murchison, Yalgoo.
IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Edel, Geraldton Hills, Lesueur Sandplain, Tallering, Western Murchison.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Dalwallinu, Greater Geraldton, Moora, Morawa, Murchison, Northampton, Perenjori, Shark Bay, Yalgoo.
Stems ribbed. Leaves flat, 10-45 mm long, 0.5-0.6 mm wide, absent (leaves glabrous); margins entire. Bracteoles absent. Presence pedicellate, Pedicel length the pedicels 20-30 mm long, glabrous. Calyx lobes present, Calyx length 13-38 mm long, glabrous. Corolla yellow, 28-40 mm long, without auricles, not spurred, glabrous on the outside, hairy on the inside; central lobes 14-20 mm long, with wings; outer lobes 12-26 mm long, wing present on both sides and clearly unequal, 1.5-2.5 mm wide on the narrower side, 3.8-6 mm wide on the broader side. Anthers free. Ovary inferior, not gibbose; style 25-29 mm long, hairy; indusium single, hairy; ovules more than two. Flowers in August, September, October and November. Occurs in the Yalgoo (YAL), Geraldton Sandplains (GS) and Avon Wheatbelt (AW) IBRA Region(s), of the Eremaean (E) and South West (SW) Botanical Province.
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