An erect shrub that grows 0.3 – 1.5m high. There are separate male and female plants. Leaves are bluish-grey green. Flowers in March to May.; Occurs throughout the middle and eastern Avon region and from north to Karratha to Meekatharra through to Esperance.; Quite palatable to stock, will readily recover if not subjected to overgrazing.; Found in floodfringes, drier floodways and grows on a variety of soils. Very salt tolerant and moderately tolerant to waterlogging and drought.