An erect open shrub to 4m tall with rough bark.
Small green leaves with cream coloured flowers in July to October
Slow growing, this is a hardy species which tolerates frost, waterlogging and dry conditions.
Adaptable to most well drained soils. Moderately salt tolerant.
Flowers are a good source of nectar for insects and birds.
Usually found as an understorey in eucalypt or mallee woodland.