Shrub to 2m tall. Leaves aromatic when crushed, alternating up the stems. Leaves 0.8-2cm long, 3-5mm wide, flat, hairless, hairy when young, with a straight or curved point. Flowers white, with 5 petals, 1-2 together on short stalks arising from 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 513