Shrub to 60cm tall. Leaves alternating up the stems, succulent, more or less cylindrical, 0.5-1cm long, hairy to sparsely hairy, tips blunt. Flowers tiny (less than 3mm across), solitary at the bases of the leaves. Fruiting body orange or red to brown, hairless, with a single horizontal wing with no radial slit.
Description (page 276) and line drawing of fruiting body (Fig. 47-33 page 271) in G.M. Cunningham, WE Mulham, PL Milthorpe and J H Leigh (1981 and later printings) Plants of Western New South Wales