Erect, spiny perennial, herb, to 1.5 m high, leaves large, greyish, woolly. Fl. purple, Nov to Dec or Jan to Feb. Weed of roadsides & pastures, creek beds.
Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.
IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Jarrah Forest.
IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P2, Southern Jarrah Forest.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Plantagenet, Toodyay.