Rosetted perennial, herb, 0.18-0.9 m high, Leaves tufted, linear, 6-30 cm long, 1-4 mm wide, apex mucronate, margin involute, scabrous. Membraneous scale leaves present at base of mature leaves. Scape with glandular and pilose hairs. Inflorescence racemose. Fl. pink-purple, Sep to Dec. Clayey sand or clay loam, quartzite or laterite. Rocky outcrops, hillslopes and summits. Mallee shrubland and heath.
Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.
IBRA Regions: Esperance Plains.
IBRA Subregions: Fitzgerald, Recherche.
IMCRA Regions: WA South Coast.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Esperance, Gnowangerup, Jerramungup, Ravensthorpe.
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