Erect or spreading shrub. Leaves convex, linear to ovate to 2 cm long, 2 mm wide, edges bent under. Flowers solitary or 2-3 together, red. Floral tube to 1.5 cm long; mostly spring to summer. Fruit ovoid about 1 cm long, enclosed within the old flowers.
Leaves convex with edges rolled under.
Source: (1997). Epacridaceae. 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.