Shrub to 3m tall. 'Leaves' alternating up the branches, 2-7cm long, 4-10mm wide, flat, hairless, slightly hairy when young, tips blunt or notched, or with a curved point. Flower heads yellow, globular, single, the stalks arising from the bases of the 'leaves'.
Description and photo in G.M. Cunningham, WE Mulham, PL Milthorpe and J H Leigh (1981 and later printings) Plants of Western New South Wales page 367.
World Wide Wattle line drawings and photos: http://www.worldwidewattle.com/imagegallery/image.php?p=0&l=m&id=23739&o=1