Small erect shrub about 1 m or more tall. Leaves to about 15 cm long, fine, linear, pointed. Flower cluster a branched spike; Aug-Dec. Flower white, woolly, with a tube 3-5 mm long.
Source: (2002). Proteaceae. 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.