Nuytsia 16: 428 (2007) APNI
Slender erect shrub or small tree to c. 4.5 m high; bark persistent; branchlets softly hairy. Leaves sessile, usually clustered, narrowly obovate to narrowly elliptic, 3–7(–9) mm long, 0.6–1.5(–2.5) mm wide, usually recurved, glabrous, sometimes minutely hairy near base, apex obtuse to acute; venation largely obscure, midrib evident on lower leaf surface. Flowers in terminal clusters; bract emarginate, hairy on midrib and distal portion; hypanthium 0.7–1.5(–2) mm long, glabrous or sparsely hairy; sepals ovate-triangular, 0.5–1(–1.2) mm long, glabrous or sparsely hairy in distal half; petals 1.5–2.2 mm long, white. Capsule cup-shaped, sometimes broadly so, 1.7–2.5 mm diam., glabrous or hairy. Flowers Jul.–Nov.
*OtP. Native to WA. Known in Victoria from a single population near Anglesea.
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