A spreading shrub to 4 m tall with pendulous, densely hairy branchlets. Phyllodes straight or slightly sickle-shaped, 1-2 cm long, 0.5-1 cm wide, with a prominent midvein, the tip with a small point, glands absent. Flower clusters of 10-19 flower heads; spring. Flower heads of 10-30 flowers, golden. Fruit pod straight and flat, 3-9 cm long, 6-13 mm wide, waxy-blue.
Source: (2002). Mimosaceae. In: . Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 3. Flowering plants. Dicotyledons. Part 2. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.