Annual or biennial forb, prostrate or to 30cm tall. Leaves opposite each other, 1.5-5cm long, 2-7mm wide, flat, hairless to slightly rough hairy, with smooth edges and pointed tips. Flower heads with 8-12 yellow 'petals', bell-shaped, in opposite pairs or single at 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 666
Photo of plant. Photographer 'eyeweed', Medowie, NSW