Small shrub to about 1.5 m tall. Leaves to 12 cm or so long, 2 mm wide, narrow, linear, entire, the margins curled under, tip pointed. Flower heads to 6 cm or so wide, yellowish brown with numerous linear, hairy-edged bracts; winter to spring.
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.