Shrub to 2 m tall. Branches spreading, often spiny. Leaves broad, variable but mostly arrow-shaped leaves. Fruit pink or red.
WA to NT
R. candolleana Moq. also occasionally cultivated, has leaves with a silvery sheen and branches without spines.
Source: (1997). Chenopodiaceae. In: . Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 2. Flowering plants. Dicotyledons. Part 1. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.