Woody scrambling perennial herb to about 25 cm tall. Leaves linear, grass-like, entire, silver-hairy. Flower heads about 5 cm wide, bluish to lilac or rose.
Source: (2002). Dipsacaceae. In: . Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 4. Flowering plants. Dicotyledons. Part 3. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.