Perennial shrublet up to 80 cm. Young branchs smooth and hairless. Leaves attached directly to branches (no petiole, sessile), hairy on midrib and tip, linear-lance-shaped. Bears flowers (July to October) in a cluster, blue or pink, hairless on outsides, style hairy.
Distribution in the Hex
Lower sandstone slopes, or sandy flats of De Doorns Sanstone Fynbos vegetation and Hex River Arid Alluvium Fynbos.
- Manning, J. & Goldblatt, P. 2012. Plants of the Greater Cape Floristic Region 1: the Core Cape flora, Strelitzia 29. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.