Tufted herb to about 25 cm tall. Narrow leaves 3 cm long and 3 mm wide, with scattered hairs. Woody rootstock.
Fluffy spikes of pinkish-white flowers grouped in a roundish oval about 3 cm wide.
Perennial. Fertile soils in grassland and woodland communities but not in mallee. Few seeds develop during a wet spring as the upright flower collects water and the pollen is destroyed.
Tracheophyta (Vascular Plants)
Magnoliopsida (Flowering Plants)
Source: Atlas of Living Australia